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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 12:07 PM
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Views: 124
Posted By Darrell
Hi Michael Also WRT the 12e RBC, (jokingly...

Hi Michael

Also WRT the 12e RBC, (jokingly "12 Rubber Boot Company", in our Corps!;)) they stopped wearing a metal capbadge going on 20 years now.

They now wear a Bullion wire of the same...
Forum: Infantry 14-06-20, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 332
Posted By Darrell
Hi Mark Got bit myself.:o ...

Hi Mark

Got bit myself.:o

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7195

regards
Darrell
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-05-20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi Leigh Thanks for that. I had found the...

Hi Leigh

Thanks for that. I had found the explanation and other examples of the Common Control Mark while searching the interweb earlier.:)

"Under a ruling by the European Court of Justice, the...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 24-05-20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi Leigh Just the three marks then; first is...

Hi Leigh

Just the three marks then; first is definitely scales over 925.

No apparent "date" mark.

regards
Darrell
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 20-05-20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi Leigh Pew Pew!!:D I agree; not as per...

Hi Leigh

Pew Pew!!:D I agree; not as per issue.



It does look like there is a 4th mark there on the right, doesn't it. I initially thought that too but the owner didn't mention it in his msg...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 19-05-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi Mike Thank you for that. Nice looking...

Hi Mike

Thank you for that. Nice looking badge.:) The lugs look a bit more inward set than the one I showed above. Just an observation.

To be more clear, the hallmarks on the badge I showed,...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 19-05-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Double Post- Please remove

Double Post- Please remove
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 16-05-20, 12:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi *Hate the edited line so, new post ...

Hi

*Hate the edited line so, new post

Turns out it is not a Lion Passant but rather (L to R) a scale over a 925, 925, and then the Birmingham anchor. :o

So the Control mark, the Standard...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 16-05-20, 12:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi Bit of a backstory from the owner; gotten...

Hi

Bit of a backstory from the owner; gotten from a Brit in Bosnia. UNPROFOR 1994/95. Possibly from an NCO but memory being what it is.......he's not sure. I'll also remind him that he has...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 15-05-20, 08:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
Hi Mike Thanks for the input....

Hi Mike

Thanks for the input. Appreciated.:cool:

I'm not after knowing much else than I can decipher but when I look up Birmingham silver hallmarks for Sterling, I can't match what is on the...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 15-05-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By Darrell
RTR LB&B silver

Hi

A friend sent me these pics. It's pretty.:)


The hallmarks have me confused though. I can't find an example of their orientation and order.


regards
Darrell
Forum: Infantry 28-04-20, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By Darrell
Hi Walt Nice grouping. Great variety of...

Hi Walt

Nice grouping. Great variety of service. :cool:

Officer # appears to be ZL-4842. I wonder if he was non-commissioned in the the SWW and what his Regt'l # was.

Awarded the Efficiency...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 11-04-20, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Darrell
Hi Mick Thanks for that. :) I'm not...

Hi Mick

Thanks for that. :)

I'm not well up on the RAC. They look very much like the Cdn version.:cool:

regards
Darrell
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 11-04-20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By Darrell
F/S - British badges

Hi

The following are for sale:

15th AG HQ - C$25
4th Armd Bde - C$40
59th Inf Div - C$40
RAC printed slip-on - C$15 Sold
26th RE - C$50
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 10-04-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Darrell
Hi Mick Nice badges. I'm curious, did...

Hi Mick

Nice badges.

I'm curious, did the British Tank Corps wear the white/black lozenge tank cloth patch too?

You show x3 on the left side of your photo and was just wondering, from a...
Forum: General Topics 06-04-20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By Darrell
Hi Bill Let me know if you need any of these...

Hi Bill

Let me know if you need any of these ones. My spares.

regards
Darrell
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-04-20, 04:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 107
Posted By Darrell
RAF Regt Canvas F/S

Hi

For Sale

One (1) Canvas Shoulder for the RAF Regt. Un-used with corner folds and cut lines.

As per photos.

C$35 plus postage.
Forum: General Topics 05-04-20, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By Darrell
Wow! I can't understand the prices realized...

Wow!

I can't understand the prices realized either. I was going to suggest that the RNBR large-size and perhaps the RRC (is ir RRC?) oval in the bottom lot were the gems but that didn't bear out...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran, Lapel Badges and Challenge Coins 28-03-20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Darrell
Hi Found this sheet of paper in the pages of...

Hi

Found this sheet of paper in the pages of a recently purchased book.

No idea what year but SIN # is a give away that it's pre-1991.

regards
Darrell
Forum: The Home Front 26-02-20, 01:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By Darrell
Hi Very nice. And a very nice trio of medals...

Hi

Very nice. And a very nice trio of medals as well.

Don't forget to show us the 1st NFLD title. ;)

regards
Darrell
Forum: General Topics 23-02-20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 554
Posted By Darrell
Whew............for a minute there, I thought it...

Whew............for a minute there, I thought it was US Dollars!!
Forum: Photographs of Canadian Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 14-01-20, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By Darrell
Hi loupie1961 Seems to work ok for me. ...

Hi loupie1961

Seems to work ok for me.

Here is the source:

http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/second-world-war/faces-second-war/Pages/search.aspx

Here's some more...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran, Lapel Badges and Challenge Coins 01-12-19, 03:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 266
Posted By Darrell
SMV lapel pin

Hi

Aha, caught you. You thought this was for a Star of Military Valour, didn't you.

Nope. Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers which Rideau Hall calls an SMV.:rolleyes:

In the case with the...
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 27-11-19, 11:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By Darrell
Hi Dominique Happy to help. :) Nice...

Hi Dominique

Happy to help. :)

Nice grouping.

regards
Darrell
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 27-11-19, 12:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By Darrell
Hi Dominique It would appear a Cdn soldier...

Hi Dominique

It would appear a Cdn soldier named Buckerfield also served in the First World War. He was from Birch Falls/Parry Sound, Ontario which is near the grave (Ullswater) and the Father (is...
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