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Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 04-07-21, 07:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,000
Posted By Staffsyeoman
John, Paul, George and Ringo are walking down a...

John, Paul, George and Ringo are walking down a street in Liverpool one day, when John sees an insect scurrying across the pavement. He hunkers down and says "Hey, little fellah...we named our group...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-07-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 412
Posted By Staffsyeoman
The blank slider badges are, to the best of our...

The blank slider badges are, to the best of our knowledge, made under licence for collectors after the MOD allowed firms to reproduce badges no longer in production. The issue badges were Gaunt and...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-07-21, 12:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 412
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Double post - deleted

Double post - deleted
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-07-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 412
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Queen's Own Mercian Yeomanry Sergeant's arm...

Queen's Own Mercian Yeomanry Sergeant's arm badge. I've got two, but not for sale. Never saw one in my time. The Squadron Sergeant Major of my QOMY Squadron when I joined, and who was in place right...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 21-06-21, 08:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 692
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Nearly as convincing as the pair for sale in the...

Nearly as convincing as the pair for sale in the next sale of a "well known" (read notorious) auction house currently selling a pair of fibre dogtags which are named BL MONTGOMERY....
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 06-06-21, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 595
Posted By Staffsyeoman
When the Royal Regiment were hoiked out of...

When the Royal Regiment were hoiked out of Woolwich (don't get me started) a lot of surplus mess cutlery was sold off - I managed to get as close to a place setting as I could.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 04-06-21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,946
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Are the blank sliders of recent manufacture,...

Are the blank sliders of recent manufacture, produced under MOD licence for the collectors' market? My regiment was amalgamated in 1993 but spanking new, blank slidered badges are appearing...
Forum: General Topics. 15-05-21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 534
Posted By Staffsyeoman
The Staffordshire Yeomanry did not wear their...

The Staffordshire Yeomanry did not wear their "own" cap badge in 1978; as B (Staffs Yeo) Squadron of the Queen's Own Mercian Yeomanry we wore the QOMY cap badge with Staffs Yeo collar badges (with...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-05-21, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Ahh, the old "I am not an expert on badge"...

Ahh, the old "I am not an expert on badge" defence.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 07-05-21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 775
Posted By Staffsyeoman
A stash of unissued, real badges emerged in the...

A stash of unissued, real badges emerged in the early 1980s in Birmingham, still wrapped in tissue. My father bought a couple... 5 each...
Forum: General Topics. 07-05-21, 06:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 703
Posted By Staffsyeoman
It's in the Australian War Memorial in Canberra....

It's in the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. I was trying to find a clear picture of the Staffordshire Yeomanry officers' badge he can be seen wearing on it, and the search led to the AWM.
Forum: General Topics. 05-05-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 703
Posted By Staffsyeoman
In short, yes - provided. of course, that they...

In short, yes - provided. of course, that they remained with that formation.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-05-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By Staffsyeoman
LDSH - Lord Strathcona's Horse when serving in...

LDSH - Lord Strathcona's Horse when serving in the 5th Canadian Armoured Brigade in 5th Canadian Armoured Division.

The Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry wore RWY in red on yellow (Royal Armoured Corps...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 04-05-21, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Two things; if you have a spare regimental TRF....

Two things; if you have a spare regimental TRF. I'll have it!

The D Sqn one is very hard to find.

Second: an observation. The number of sellers who pitch the standard OR's metal badge as...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-04-21, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By Staffsyeoman
I'd say (L-R) 8th Princess Louise's Hussars...

I'd say (L-R)

8th Princess Louise's Hussars (Canada)
Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps pre-1953
Lanarkshire Yeomanry
Forum: General Topics. 13-04-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,301
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Arrived; pounced on, and in some ways superior...

Arrived; pounced on, and in some ways superior even to "No Bull". Congratulations.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 31-03-21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,058
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Assuming it's his, the Territorial Efficiency...

Assuming it's his, the Territorial Efficiency Medal should be mounted up with the other two, as well.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 31-03-21, 09:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,058
Posted By Staffsyeoman
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Forum: General Topics. 31-03-21, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By Staffsyeoman
It fell through a hole in the time-space...

It fell through a hole in the time-space continuum, like The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy. Perhaps the seller will be first up against the wall when the revolution comes, just like the Cirius...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 27-03-21, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 672
Posted By Staffsyeoman
The red star could be a Royal Observer Corps...

The red star could be a Royal Observer Corps Master Pass badge. Worn below the red Spitfire badge to indicate 10 master passes.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-03-21, 03:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,759
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Simply for looking at one of the avalanche of...

Simply for looking at one of the avalanche of titles offered by this seller, including many other scarce titles and a lot of T/Y/(Yeomanry) for the next 24 hrs I was bombarded with offers to reduce...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 20-03-21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,759
Posted By Staffsyeoman
The sudden rush of these made my eyebrows go up....

The sudden rush of these made my eyebrows go up. Duly warned.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 06-03-21, 02:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 970
Posted By Staffsyeoman
The black and white printed are very adjacent to...

The black and white printed are very adjacent to the style of badge sold by a well-known dealer on the South Coast of England who had thick bundles of badges held together with rubber bands. He...
Forum: General Topics. 28-02-21, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Looks like I got a bargain, then... got a...

Looks like I got a bargain, then... got a perfect one for 45 last November.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 20-02-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By Staffsyeoman
Correct; can't remember the precise detachments...

Correct; can't remember the precise detachments but will ask the OCA Secretary (I'm a member via the QOMY)
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