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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-05-22, 11:14 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By mm1
dli

All comments much appreciated

Mark
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-05-22, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By mm1
thoughts please dli

Hi All,

opinions welcomed on this DLI HP up for sale.Never seen backing held in place like this obviously added. But is the plate itself good ?

Cheers in advance, Mark
Forum: Military Book and Media Reviews 19-04-22, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By mm1
guide

Now at £15.99 in easter sale !

Mark
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 10-04-22, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By mm1
scottish

self deleting
Forum: Military Book and Media Reviews 01-04-22, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By mm1
Guide to British Army badges

Hi All,

just received this new book from Ray Westlake - A Guide To British Army Badges. Published 2022. A nice selection of colour photos of some of the scarcer badges/shako plates and shoulder...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 15-03-22, 08:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 259
Posted By mm1
Bullion Chindit patch for sale

Hi All,

have this very nice bullion Chindit's patch for sale. Looking for £125.00 which includes UK postage. paypal F&F prefered.

Thanks for looking,

Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-03-22, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By mm1
34

Very interesting thread - even a photo showing one worn, similar to mine,

cheers..

Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-03-22, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By mm1
34th numerals

Hi All,

took a punt on these 34th numerals hoping they might be 34th Cumberland. Not sure if they are what I hoped - have seen similar on images of pork pie hat numerals or are they something else...
Forum: Headdress 08-03-22, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By mm1
beret

Many thanks. Might keep the badge and offer the beret up for sale on here if it's any good to anyone.

Mark
Forum: Headdress 08-03-22, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By mm1
beret

Would that make it suspect ?

Mark
Forum: Headdress 08-03-22, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By mm1
beret

Chap I got it off believed it was from the 1960's but I think the badge is original and is older than the beret. Not sure if badge is WW2 or bit later ?

Mark
Forum: Headdress 08-03-22, 05:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By mm1
beret

No - nothing Jerry. Black leather banding.

Cheers, Mark
Forum: Headdress 08-03-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By mm1
Date a para beret

Hi All,

recently aquired a para beret. Just wondered if any way to date - no lining or date/markings anywhere. Also, old piece of wooden matchstick box inbetween lugs. Was this a common thing to...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 18-02-22, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By mm1
wsc

Any thoughts ladies and gents ?

Cheers, Mark
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 18-02-22, 11:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 721
Posted By mm1
gurkha

Just to confirm note on that badge reads ' 1955 Malayan manufacture '

Mark
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 16-02-22, 11:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By mm1
welcome

Welcome to the forum..

Mark
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 11-02-22, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By mm1
W S C ww1 star badge

Hi All,

I know these have been discussed before, but just wondering what others thought the most likely. A very nice little lapel badge made by Birmingham medal co. being a ww1 star with WSC...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-02-22, 11:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 867
Posted By mm1
lonsdale

Much appreciated Luke - information is always welcome.

Mark
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-02-22, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 867
Posted By mm1
lonsdale

I always thought first pointer on these was the angle of the tail ?

Mark
Forum: General Topics. 23-01-22, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By mm1
image

Hi Andy,

try changing image file from 'png' to 'jpg'

Mark
Forum: Schools, OTC and Cadets 19-01-22, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 394
Posted By mm1
file

Apologies - I didn't know it had been discussed before.

Mark
Forum: Schools, OTC and Cadets 19-01-22, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 394
Posted By mm1
OTC info file

Hi All,

spotted this for sale on ebay - item number 393876842405. A folder containing around 60 letters pertaining to OTC badges. Expensive but one of a kind. Might be of interest to someone...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-01-22, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 595
Posted By mm1
AFC

Hi David,

originals were not named, should just have cypher and date 1918 to rear as in your last photo. Naming font on yours is very crude and medal in general lacks real detail.

Mark
Forum: The Home Front 14-01-22, 02:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 783
Posted By mm1
HG Insignia

Hi Terry,

thought this might be of interest to you and others. Article on HG Insignia from an old crown imperial magazine.

All the best, Mark
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 06-01-22, 12:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 730
Posted By mm1
busby

many thanks for all replies. Sorry to have missed yours for sale Simon. Can only ask - if someone sees one for sale, please let me know.

Cheers, Mark
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