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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 01-07-19, 03:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By Flatdog
Definitely Jamaica Defence Force.

Definitely Jamaica Defence Force.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-06-19, 02:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,043
Posted By Flatdog
Gentlemen, Look what I found, ...

Gentlemen,

Look what I found,
https://www.ebay.com/itm/WW2-11th-Hussars-Eleventh-Prince-Alberts-Own-Officers-Brown-Beret-Hat/254273633241?hash=item3b33e3bbd9:g:yr4AAOSw0tNdD4r2

Clay
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-06-19, 04:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 83
Posted By Flatdog
WANTED: Royal Signals and Artillery Flashes

Wanted:259 Squadron (Aphrodite) signal squadron arm badge,

252 Squadron Defence Communication Services Agency (DCSA) R. Signals arm badge, I believe 10 regiment at the time in Germany.

Q (...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 01-06-19, 03:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Flatdog
Definitely Thai. Clay

Definitely Thai.

Clay
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 10-04-19, 04:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 256
Posted By Flatdog
Hi Mike, I personally have never seen this...

Hi Mike,

I personally have never seen this badge without colour. I think it may be one that found it's way out surreptitiously. The wear to it seems very light,possible just handling, not service...
Forum: Arab Nations 30-03-19, 04:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By Flatdog
Nice one!

Nice one!
Forum: Arab Nations 27-03-19, 04:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By Flatdog
Cliff, Do you have the particulars on the...

Cliff,

Do you have the particulars on the Book you mentioned on the Shah's Army, I'd like to get hold of a copy.

Clay
Forum: Arab Nations 24-03-19, 06:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By Flatdog
Fearnaught, Please see attached. 204135

Fearnaught,

Please see attached.

204135
Forum: Arab Nations 24-03-19, 03:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By Flatdog
Hello Fearnaught, The crossed sabres with...

Hello Fearnaught,

The crossed sabres with tank were worn on collars (metal on field dress, black cloth on dress uniform) during the the Imperial period, the ones in a frame are for officers. I...
Forum: Arab Nations 12-03-19, 04:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 156
Posted By Flatdog
Eddie, In the Osprey Vanguard series,...

Eddie,

In the Osprey Vanguard series, "Armour of the Middle East Wars 1948-1978",

There is a piece of artwork of such a vehicle and the text states overall "sand colour".

Here is the link...
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 09-03-19, 04:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By Flatdog
Hi Mick, Yes, it's Singapore. Clay

Hi Mick,

Yes, it's Singapore.

Clay
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 19-02-19, 04:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By Flatdog
Gentlemen, I just came back to this thread....

Gentlemen,

I just came back to this thread. Re-reading the original post I failed to clarify what I meant to write and stated only position of said wings. Mea culpa. The wearing of both at once...
Forum: Indian Badges 13-02-19, 04:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By Flatdog
Hello, It's under Ministry of Home Affairs....

Hello,

It's under Ministry of Home Affairs. Used by the "Black Cats" counter terrorist unit. Worn on black beret.

Clay
Forum: General Topics. 13-02-19, 04:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By Flatdog
Just play with it,you know you want to!:D

Just play with it,you know you want to!:D
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 01-02-19, 04:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,219
Posted By Flatdog
The badge you see is the Regimental Crest. Those...

The badge you see is the Regimental Crest. Those with cap stars are Coldstreamers and it appears an Irish one as well, count the points (8) vs 12. All companies wear their traditional badges thus...
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 29-12-18, 01:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By Flatdog
Graham, Please see attached. Spear tip...

Graham,

Please see attached.

Spear tip is actually three small triangles. From the break (top of hand) to tip its exactly 8.72mm and width of spear tines is 1.96mm. Bottom of last tine to tip...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 28-12-18, 04:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By Flatdog
Mick, This for the 85th Armoured...

Mick,

This for the 85th Armoured Regiment,India.

Clay
Forum: New Zealand Badges 25-12-18, 05:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 601
Posted By Flatdog
Hello Dennis, The green backing should be a...

Hello Dennis,

The green backing should be a 'rifle' green. This was worn as a diamond, 50mm square.

RNZAC-green patch with post office red patch in centre,not to be visible beyond outside...
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 05-12-18, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By Flatdog
Hi Jeremy, The badge in question is the...

Hi Jeremy,

The badge in question is the Order of the British Empire (OBE) Civil Division,
Military Division would have a grey strip down the centre. Strictly a civilian lapel badge.

Clay
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 05-11-18, 04:34 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,392
Posted By Flatdog
Fairbairnsykes, Sorry sir, the beret you...

Fairbairnsykes,

Sorry sir, the beret you have is a made up one. The Selous Scout beret is a more chocolate colour. The beret you have is a Portuguese Cacadores beret in the famous Chestnut Brown...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 28-08-18, 02:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 372
Posted By Flatdog
Tim, Admin Branch of Irish Naval Service,...

Tim,

Admin Branch of Irish Naval Service, quill and key.

Clay
Forum: General Topics. 16-08-18, 03:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By Flatdog
Hi, A special badge indeed,she's very sweet...

Hi,

A special badge indeed,she's very sweet and loves her daddy very much.



Clay
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 14-08-18, 04:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 411
Posted By Flatdog
Guy's, Lugs for the Light Infantry ( bugle)...

Guy's,

Lugs for the Light Infantry ( bugle) pattern badges are in those positions (E-W) merely are for the strength of the lugs, as one can see it's a flimsy badge. I have a pair of collars with...
Forum: General Topics. 12-08-18, 03:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By Flatdog
Hi, 14th/20th Hussars wore this on collar...

Hi,

14th/20th Hussars wore this on collar and shoulder straps of greatcoats in WW2.

Clay
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-06-18, 03:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By Flatdog
Laurent, A fantasy item. Clay

Laurent,

A fantasy item.

Clay
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