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Forum: Off topic 17-06-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 574
Posted By Chipper
Yep, sensible and very doable.

Yep, sensible and very doable.
Forum: Off topic 17-06-21, 09:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 574
Posted By Chipper
Hi Luke, I think it's a good idea, I take...

Hi Luke,

I think it's a good idea, I take Dave's point, but I think the likelihood of a mistake happening is low, happy to be corrected, but I don't think it has ever happened here?
...
Forum: Other Corps 15-06-21, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 118
Posted By Chipper
Fantastic research Mike, a much needed...

Fantastic research Mike, a much needed unravelling of the information surrounding these badges.

cheers, Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 27-05-21, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 365
Posted By Chipper
thanks James, was typing and googling at the same...

thanks James, was typing and googling at the same time. The wife says I can't/shouldn't do 2 things at once!

cheers, Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 27-05-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 365
Posted By Chipper
Hi Mike Just one bit to add: the RD number I...

Hi Mike
Just one bit to add:
the RD number I think, relates to late 1915.

Cheers, Tim
Forum: Other Corps 19-05-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,030
Posted By Chipper
Hi Mike, that badge has been up for quite a while...

Hi Mike, that badge has been up for quite a while from memory, he (or she) will need quite an aggressive buyer to get that for it, I'd think.

Just on these badges, Mike has brought up some...
Forum: Other Corps 17-05-21, 08:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,030
Posted By Chipper
Good to know, thanks for the info Mick, I didn't...

Good to know, thanks for the info Mick, I didn't realise

cheers, Tim
Forum: Other Corps 17-05-21, 06:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,030
Posted By Chipper
Hi Lads, I think this is it... ...

Hi Lads,

I think this is it...

https://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/ListingReports/ItemsListing.aspx

cheers, Tim\]\Adding a link to your man:
...
Forum: The Royal Australian Navy and Air Force (RAN & RAAF) 05-05-21, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Chipper
Lovely badge.... the 3rd you say?? You do have...

Lovely badge.... the 3rd you say?? You do have all the luck!

According to Clive Johnson, 5000 made, so a great find.

Cheers, Tim
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 11-04-21, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By Chipper
here you go

here you go
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-04-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By Chipper
link: ...

link:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/RARE-100-Original-IMPERIAL-CAMEL-CORPS-cap-badge/284243156138?hash=item422e365caa:g:KgsAAOSwuvBgMnQi
Forum: General Topics. 02-04-21, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By Chipper
Do they sell bats in Tescos? ;)

Do they sell bats in Tescos? ;)
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 27-03-21, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By Chipper
deleted, was wrong.

deleted, was wrong.
Forum: The Home Front 25-03-21, 08:15 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 8,503
Posted By Chipper
Correct Mike, and the only maker (I think?) to...

Correct Mike, and the only maker (I think?) to punch the numbers on the badge itself

As for the "best" you are also right I think, only ever seen them on that issuer.

cheers, Tim
Forum: The Home Front 25-03-21, 04:06 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 8,503
Posted By Chipper
Congrats CD, looking forward to seeing it in the...

Congrats CD, looking forward to seeing it in the album

OK: Warranted Fire Gilt.... Anyone have an inkling as to why the middle one has "Fire" over-stamped with "Best"?

Cheers, Tim
Forum: The Home Front 24-03-21, 07:00 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 8,503
Posted By Chipper
Yep, as usual, may thanks Mike cheers Tim

Yep, as usual, may thanks Mike

cheers Tim
Forum: The Home Front 24-03-21, 11:58 AM
Replies: 275
Views: 8,503
Posted By Chipper
Nice DumDum, you always deliver with unusual...

Nice DumDum, you always deliver with unusual pieces! And I know I owe you an email....

Picked up this last week off ebay (thanks CharlieDog), a nice and hard to find "V" issue with a rubbery disk...
Forum: Arab Nations 06-03-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By Chipper
I don't collect in this area, so therefore, love...

I don't collect in this area, so therefore, love seeing something I don't normally look at. And very nicely displayed.

cheers, Tim
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 04-03-21, 11:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,415
Posted By Chipper
Thanks Luke. I just have Vic Lancers up at...

Thanks Luke.

I just have Vic Lancers up at the moment, but happy to send any pics of others, just PM me.

I'll endeavour to get more pics into the album soon

cheers, Tim
Forum: The Home Front 12-02-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 275
Views: 8,503
Posted By Chipper
Well, in my humble opinion, both may be right. ...

Well, in my humble opinion, both may be right.

The one I have that is rounded, is clearly (to me) done post manufacture, and I have seen quite heavily rounded ones where the maker marks have been...
Forum: Off topic 02-02-21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,844
Posted By Chipper
Sad to hear Captain Tom died today. What an...

Sad to hear Captain Tom died today. What an example to everyone, regardless of age or nationality. A true hero.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-01-21, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By Chipper
They do love Aussies in Villers-B, this is the...

They do love Aussies in Villers-B, this is the local school playground:

Cheers, Tim
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 29-01-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Chipper
Hi Luke, Excellent research and yet again,...

Hi Luke,

Excellent research and yet again, bloody great find!

Cheers, Tim

PS, I should add, thanks yet again to Julian for his invaluable research over the years.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 28-01-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By Chipper
Thanks CB, of course, you're spot on, in my haste...

Thanks CB, of course, you're spot on, in my haste to identify the medal I didn't look at the belt.

Cheers, Tim
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 26-01-21, 01:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By Chipper
Hi Jenifer, very hard to say, but if they are ...

Hi Jenifer, very hard to say, but if they are Imperial German awards, the cross looks vaguely (given the pixelating) to be a Hindenburg cross, non-combatant type. That would date the photo post July...
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