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Forum: General Topics. 18-09-16, 01:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,406
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I had it on my bookmarks and just clicked on it...

I had it on my bookmarks and just clicked on it and got this


This site canít be reached
The web page at...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 18-09-16, 01:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,403
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Would the brigade of worn that cap which looks...

Would the brigade of worn that cap which looks very much like a Caps, Royals as worn by REME , Royal Artillery and probably several others or did the different battalions wear different caps?
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 14-09-16, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,024
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Of course it could be something as simple as the...

Of course it could be something as simple as the RMs wanting to maintain their individuality and Lovat seems a reasonable colour for a corps that was originally light infantry.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 30-08-16, 08:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,641
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
He could possibly be an attached WO, perhaps pay...

He could possibly be an attached WO, perhaps pay or education corps.
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 29-08-16, 08:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,201
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I was posted to LAD REME , RHG in late 1959 and...

I was posted to LAD REME , RHG in late 1959 and they had Corporals of Horse then so they were definitely pre 1960s.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 27-08-16, 07:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,288
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Many of these chromed badges could have been...

Many of these chromed badges could have been privately chromed by the wearer as keepsake , while I was stationed in HK I was often asked if I coulkd get items chromed in the workshop by people...
Forum: Other Military Topics 27-08-16, 07:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,636
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I also notice no mention of 29 (Commando) Regt...

I also notice no mention of 29 (Commando) Regt RA. As ex REME who spent a lot of my 15 years service with the RA all I can say is Ubique and Arte et Marte. Unfortunately the media , and many in...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 10-08-16, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Almost all photos of Monty show him wearing the...

Almost all photos of Monty show him wearing the RTR cap badge but I've seen one of him wearing a North Staffs cap badge , has anyone photos of him wearing any different badges?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-08-16, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Virtually any WOII except CSM , BSM , SSM or TSM.

Virtually any WOII except CSM , BSM , SSM or TSM.
Forum: Other Militaria 29-07-16, 07:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,192
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
When I was in coloured sidecaps were optional...

When I was in coloured sidecaps were optional and if you wanted one you bought your own but there were regiments where they weren't worn by junior ranks. The garter tabs on the other hand were...
Forum: Other Military Topics 29-07-16, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 421
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
They aren't Ferrets but Daimler Scout Cars...

They aren't Ferrets but Daimler Scout Cars commonly known as Dingoes.they were still in service with the RHG in 1959.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 25-07-16, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
The first thing that struck me was that the crown...

The first thing that struck me was that the crown wasn't placed quite centrally on the canopy.
Forum: General Topics. 25-07-16, 03:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,168
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I would have spent days trying to figure out what...

I would have spent days trying to figure out what that was and assumed it was something to do with the Isle of Man.
Forum: General Topics 19-07-16, 09:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,612
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I agree with you on the last bit of your post but...

I agree with you on the last bit of your post but what is there to be proud of? I'm not proud of being heterosexual and don't make a big thing about it the world has gone mad with PC , has anyone...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 14-07-16, 04:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 787
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Surely Black Watch wore a red hackle.

Surely Black Watch wore a red hackle.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 05-07-16, 10:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,423
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
29 Regt didn't become a commando regiment until...

29 Regt didn't become a commando regiment until 1962 at which time they would have been wearing Number 2 dress, although I believe the guards wore shoulder titles with number 2s I wasn't aware of...
Forum: General Topics. 04-07-16, 06:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I often see equally ridiculous prices on quite...

I often see equally ridiculous prices on quite common British badges but of course, as his said often on these pages , if it's one you particularly want you'll pay over the odds.
Forum: University Regiments, Officer Training Units and Cadets 03-07-16, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,161
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
In 1959-60 I was attached to 42 Fld regt RA and...

In 1959-60 I was attached to 42 Fld regt RA and we were issued the new number 2 dress and that included a hat of the same shape as that shown but in the same material as the uniform , later , but I...
Forum: Off topic 02-07-16, 05:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,862
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
. It's because when Welsh was a spoken...

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It's because when Welsh was a spoken language it's so much more natural.



And we most definitely won in the singing. Did anyone else notice that all the Welsh players were singing their...
Forum: Off topic 01-07-16, 12:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,587
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
Cheeky young pup , and me only 78.

Cheeky young pup , and me only 78.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 01-07-16, 12:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 321
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
For those who don't know , those small white kit...

For those who don't know , those small white kit bags were known as Bags, sea kit and were issued when being trooped overseas by boat , they weren't (obviously) used when air trooping took over.
Forum: Off topic 30-06-16, 07:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,408
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
So it would appear that the council aren't...

So it would appear that the council aren't representing the views of the people they serve.
Forum: Off topic 30-06-16, 07:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,862
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
No I didn't, the C mutates.

No I didn't, the C mutates.
Forum: Off topic 28-06-16, 07:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,862
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
I'm afraid all I can say is "Dewch ymlaen...

I'm afraid all I can say is "Dewch ymlaen Gymru"
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 27-06-16, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,633
Posted By REMEVMBEA1
My first posting after trade training in 1959 was...

My first posting after trade training in 1959 was to the RHG and our ASM , WO1 (Pop) Howe , was the only man in the regiment that I remember wearing this badge.
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