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Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 16-01-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Her is another piccy - same badge. Maker...

Her is another piccy - same badge.

Maker Firmin & Sons Limited
Circa 2012

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-01-20, 12:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By hagwalther
Crikey Tim, Would not have paid that for it....

Crikey Tim,

Would not have paid that for it. I think the most I have paid for 'New Metal' is GBP100 for a pair of officer and cadet Royal Jersey Militia both with laser etched unique ID numbers....
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-01-20, 11:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Tim, Yep; NSN 8455-99-130-3641; pattern...

Hi Tim,

Yep; NSN 8455-99-130-3641; pattern No. 30141.

Made of nickle silver with silver plate over.

Marked 'F&S' twice - to upper left Saltire arm and on lower scroll area behind 'FRUSTRA'....
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-01-20, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By hagwalther
Fretting On Modern KOSB Cap Badge

Hi Guys,

Does anyone have a pattern tag (if indeed there was one) of the modern King's Own Scottish Borderers cap badge.

Attached is an image of a 'New Metal' example twice marked 'F&S' to the...
Forum: General Topics. 30-12-19, 06:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,029
Posted By hagwalther
Not only best find of 2019 this has to be the...

Not only best find of 2019 this has to be the best bargain of 2019 at least in A/A genre...

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-12-19, 03:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By hagwalther
Disclaimer - the Marsh dude quoted here is not...

Disclaimer - the Marsh dude quoted here is not our own Chris Marsh aka hagwalther.

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-12-19, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By hagwalther
Peter, See post 43 at: ...

Peter,

See post 43 at:

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=76353&highlight=north+irish&page=2

Not for sale but what you should probably be looking for.

Regards,
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 22-12-19, 08:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 440
Posted By hagwalther
I heard all these KC RASC A/A badges were fakes. ...

I heard all these KC RASC A/A badges were fakes.

Well the one I had most certainly was.

Oh, and the slider fell off the one I had after about two minutes which makes sense as it looked like it...
Forum: General Topics. 22-12-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,029
Posted By hagwalther
Royal Yeomanry - ‘D’ (North Irish Horse) Squadron

Hi Guys,

This was my best purchase of 2019. It is a modern officers example of the North Irish Horse as ‘D’ Squadron of the Royal Yeomanry.

In 1993 the Army Dress Committee approved the change...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-12-19, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Alan! Chris

Thanks Alan!

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-12-19, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Alan, Did this happen after 23rd Feb...

Thanks Alan,

Did this happen after 23rd Feb 2009?

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-12-19, 07:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Chris, Yes, please keep in touch! ...

Thanks Chris,

Yes, please keep in touch!

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-12-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Alan, Chris, Attached is an image of...

Thanks Alan, Chris,

Attached is an image of my 32nd Signal Regiment (V) Glengarry badge. I'm not sure who made it but lugs look like those used by London Badge and Button Co Ltd. This image will...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-12-19, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Chris, Yeah, stupid here realised I...

Thanks Chris,

Yeah, stupid here realised I had used the wrong name about four hours later.

Interesting that it is now only ceremonial - usual signals badge worn otherwise?

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 16-12-19, 10:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Wanted: 32nd (Scottish) Signal Regiment - Image Attached

Hi Guys,

Looking for a modern 32nd (Scottish) Signal Regiment badge as per the one shown in the attached image.

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-12-19, 08:52 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Alex, I have the same - I believe the...

Hi Alex,

I have the same - I believe the description on the packet is wrong as the non-sterling silver pattern was changed to nickle silver (at least for the small version of the Coldstream...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-12-19, 07:05 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Hi ALex, Can you let me know the date and...

Hi ALex,

Can you let me know the date and pattern No. that are printed on the packet please.

Guessing date is mid to late 1990's and pattern No. is 30086 if badge is large size or 30086 if...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-12-19, 11:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Matti, I'll do some more work this...

Thanks Matti,

I'll do some more work this end. What we need to know is how the early silver post 1990 badges were marked. One in an unopened packet would be the way to go if anyone has one.
...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-12-19, 09:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Another mark! re: Badgeman - so far I know...

Another mark!

re: Badgeman - so far I know he is a (quote) 'twat' in that he made, or had commissioned (not sure which) a load of other ranks cap badges that were marked silver. Still not sure if...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-12-19, 08:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Guys, Supplementary question - did...

Hi Guys,

Supplementary question - did 'badgeman' ever knock off any badges stamped 'STERLING'?

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-12-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Guys, I'm not taking the piss here but...

Hi Guys,

I'm not taking the piss here but were the badges actually made of silver and stamped 'SILVER' or where they made of other metals and stamped with fake mark?

I will be looking him up on...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-12-19, 06:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Simon, Assuming that the 'SILVER' badges...

Hi Simon,

Assuming that the 'SILVER' badges he sold were made by a third party or did he knock them off in the shed out the back? There are quite a few parts to them and not something easily put...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-12-19, 10:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Keith, Your badge is similar in some ways...

Hi Keith,

Your badge is similar in some ways to the modern first pattern 'New Metal' item which were probably made in mid 1990's before being later replace with non silver pieces with a different...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-12-19, 10:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By hagwalther
I duuno Frank. The first badges issued to the...

I duuno Frank. The first badges issued to the ranks of the Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment in mid/late 1990's were gold plated and quite a few other modern 'New Metal' badges are absolute...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 07-12-19, 09:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By hagwalther
Alan, Tim; Thanks for the updates. I came...

Alan, Tim;

Thanks for the updates. I came across this badge in my collection and while I had some research on it I realised I had no real idea who actually wore it! Good to fill this gap in my...
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