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Forum: Infantry 25-05-21, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 384
Posted By Tanker Mike
Nice find Mike

Nice find

Mike
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 17-05-21, 10:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By Tanker Mike
LDSH cap badge

Here is I believe is a SWW issue, the banner is different.

The first original Boer war badge is just the shield with a crown as shown in the middle of the badge, the Milart site has a nice write...
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 17-05-21, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By Tanker Mike
Nice example, a rare badge for sure. Mike

Nice example, a rare badge for sure.

Mike
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 14-04-21, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By Tanker Mike
Thank you so much for the info. Mike

Thank you so much for the info.

Mike
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 13-04-21, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By Tanker Mike
They look like IWL, with something else I cant...

They look like IWL, with something else I cant make out, maybe a Scottish symbol.

Is he British or Canadian, the picture was found in Canada.

Also no lapel facings.

Mike
Forum: General Topics 13-04-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Tanker Mike
I have never seen that type of stamping before on...

I have never seen that type of stamping before on a military badge, sometimes its the maker and a single "Canada" on more modern badges, most modern badges don't have any maker marks.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 13-04-21, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By Tanker Mike
Unknown officer

I know this is a long shot, but I am hoping someone can identify this officer, there is no information on the picture.

Mike
Forum: General Topics 13-04-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 254
Posted By Tanker Mike
Unidentified officer

I know this is a long shot, but I am hoping someone can identify this officer, there is no information on the picture.

Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 13-04-21, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By Tanker Mike
Cracking display! Mike

Cracking display!

Mike
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 09-04-21, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By Tanker Mike
I would say CEF, used up to WW2 when they changed...

I would say CEF, used up to WW2 when they changed the horse. I have not found any resources to positively identify the CEF vs post WW1 changes.

Mike
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 09-04-21, 09:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 529
Posted By Tanker Mike
First Hussars

Can someone put a time period on this First Hussars cap badge. I am thinking post WW1 but not sure.

Mike
Forum: Infantry 08-04-21, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By Tanker Mike
Interesting badge, first time I have seen it. ...

Interesting badge, first time I have seen it.

Mike
Forum: General Topics 31-03-21, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Tanker Mike
I agree, where are the maple leaves, or even a...

I agree, where are the maple leaves, or even a beaver, lol.

Mike
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 31-03-21, 04:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By Tanker Mike
Awesome reference book, a must have if you...

Awesome reference book, a must have if you collect Canadian cloth.

Mike
Forum: General Topics 30-03-21, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Tanker Mike
Canadian combat infantry badge

Here is a very unusual badge that was on ebay, is it a fantasy made up badge, or did the CF actually consider this at one time. The seller stated that it was a proposed Canadian combat infantry...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 19-03-21, 04:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By Tanker Mike
Is that a cap or a collar, looks small Mike

Is that a cap or a collar, looks small

Mike
Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 19-03-21, 04:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 13,996
Posted By Tanker Mike
The white cheesecloth backing speaks repro to me ...

The white cheesecloth backing speaks repro to me

Mike
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran, Lapel Badges and Challenge Coins 12-03-21, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By Tanker Mike
Penny

Not really military related except for the time period, but I was so impressed with the work that went into it. Note the enamel, burgundy and blue background, each leaf has been coloured, some skill...
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 11-03-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By Tanker Mike
Nice markings on the OP wings, Scully made. ...

Nice markings on the OP wings, Scully made.

Mike
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran, Lapel Badges and Challenge Coins 10-03-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 302
Posted By Tanker Mike
Seaforth Sweethearts

Here is a couple of nice sweethearts for the Seaforth's, I tried to research the +W+ marking but had no luck. I presume its either Canadian or British made but none of the usual Sterling marking...
Forum: Infantry 25-02-21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By Tanker Mike
Nice set, look original to me. Mike

Nice set, look original to me.

Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 24-02-21, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By Tanker Mike
Thanks Paul

Thanks Paul
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 22-02-21, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By Tanker Mike
The green backing is unusual, never seen that...

The green backing is unusual, never seen that before.

Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 19-02-21, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By Tanker Mike
Thanks for the replies, does someone have real...

Thanks for the replies, does someone have real ones for comparison.

Mike
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 12-02-21, 10:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By Tanker Mike
Hopefully RECCEboy will answer this thread, he is...

Hopefully RECCEboy will answer this thread, he is the authority on LDSH badges.

My rule of thumb has been no beaver, its early CEF, and if the "LORD" is missing its even earlier.

Mike
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