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Forum: Indian Badges 17-09-18, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 127
Posted By Wooffy
The assistant badge (with crossed quills) looks...

The assistant badge (with crossed quills) looks like an Assistant Secretary's Collar Jewel from a Masonic Lodge without the chain
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 30-08-18, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By Wooffy
Link to the seller is here...

Link to the seller is here (https://www.ebay.co.uk/usr/hiharindroodro?_trksid=p2047675.l2559)

Attached are images of the seller's ID on ebay and the item in question
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 01-08-18, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By Wooffy
Yes, agreed... one of the earlier bound varieties...

Yes, agreed... one of the earlier bound varieties 1960's (approx) judging by the non-standard size seen latterly.
Forum: The Home Front 30-07-18, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By Wooffy
Just need to get their twitter account...

Just need to get their twitter account deactivated now and it's all sorted....
Forum: The Home Front 28-07-18, 07:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By Wooffy
When is the Observer Corps not the Observer Corps?

Just stumbled across this on the web: http://www.observercorps.uk rather than being a reference to the OC/ROC it appears that the name and title (and rank structure?) have been hijacked by a group of...
Forum: Military Buttons 27-07-18, 10:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By Wooffy
It would appear to be Wigan Regiment Local...

It would appear to be Wigan Regiment Local Militia from what I can quickly find out, so that would account for the "R" i guess?
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 26-07-18, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By Wooffy
My pleasure - glad it's gone to a good home....

My pleasure - glad it's gone to a good home....
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 22-07-18, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By Wooffy
The attached isn't mine, but is currently listed...

The attached isn't mine, but is currently listed on ebay, nevertheless, I thought it fitting to add to this thread - first one of these I have seen
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 18-07-18, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By Wooffy
Not sure if this is the report you have Rob - but...

Not sure if this is the report you have Rob - but makes for interesting reading.

http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2016/mdn-dnd/D63-4-126-1944-eng.pdf
...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-07-18, 11:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 336
Posted By Wooffy
if you follow the link it does indeed take you to...

if you follow the link it does indeed take you to a different item. However, at the top of that item in a blue bar is the wording: "The listing you’re looking for is no longer available. Check out...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 05-07-18, 08:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 336
Posted By Wooffy
Direct link available here...

Direct link available here (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Very-Nice-68th-Fool-DURHAM-LIGHT-INFANTRY-cross-belt-plate-1830-1855/392076548874?hash=item5b49955b0a:g:qu8AAOSwWE9bO4qH)
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 27-06-18, 02:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 362
Posted By Wooffy
There is some interesting information here:...

There is some interesting information here: http://quincey.info/?cat=17 A further search of that same site shows a 3rd South Down badge of almost identical construction dated around 1913 - might be...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-06-18, 07:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 393
Posted By Wooffy
Although not for sale - there is a very good...

Although not for sale - there is a very good collection of WW1 VAD items at the invermuseum which can be viewed by this link:

http://invermuseum.com/exhibits/wartime-badges-and-medals/

(maybe...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 06-06-18, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By Wooffy
there is some information here...

there is some information here (http://www.be4046.eu/baaps.htm), and a different variant of the armband - but a great image of it being worn (midway down the page)
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 29-05-18, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,161
Posted By Wooffy
Do you have any better images of the chap in the...

Do you have any better images of the chap in the middle? I cannot tell if he is wearing L/Obs or C/Obs rank badges, if they are either - they seem exceptionally large in size. (Scaling them against...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 28-05-18, 10:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,161
Posted By Wooffy
Nice Image High Wood, I have a period one...

Nice Image High Wood, I have a period one (although not to hand) with the "Duty Controller" rank tape being worn on the sleeve - so proving that practice did not always follow the policy and guidance.
Forum: Off topic 21-05-18, 08:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By Wooffy
have to agree with Mick - Dropbox all the way for...

have to agree with Mick - Dropbox all the way for me
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-05-18, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By Wooffy
Far from my area of collecting, and I have...

Far from my area of collecting, and I have nothing to offer - but thanks for posting. Nice collection - always nice to see groups of the same things together which allow for differences between...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 19-05-18, 10:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By Wooffy
£510 now!

£510 now!
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 03-05-18, 06:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Wooffy
Hi Dave Yours must have been mailed before...

Hi Dave

Yours must have been mailed before mine then, i'm awaiting one in the mail too! Thanks for the input though - I like it when problems can be resolved!

best wishes

Dave
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 30-04-18, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Wooffy
Thanks both, as I said - it's the first...

Thanks both, as I said - it's the first silver/silvered variant that I've seen.
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 29-04-18, 09:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Wooffy
Enamelled RAF Rank Badges Question

I am familiar with the RAF Enamelled Rank badges and have a number of sets of them, but whilst browsing eBay I came across one with a Silver centre bar /stripe (Top badge in attached image), rather...
Forum: General Topics. 23-04-18, 08:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By Wooffy
...another moment I wish we still had the...

...another moment I wish we still had the 'thanks' button /feature
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 16-04-18, 10:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By Wooffy
RAF Roundal

Okay, Not strictly a badge, but came across this whilst looking through some files and thought it might be of interest
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-04-18, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By Wooffy
To add... date wise - Scouting for boys in...

To add... date wise - Scouting for boys in fortnightly parts was published in 1908 only. Given that the image I previously posted shows that the young scout in question has a Woggle on his...
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