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Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges Today, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 314
Posted By cbuehler
The company remained in the ownership of the...

The company remained in the ownership of the Narborough family and in 1925 a Mr S.C. Dalman, a Narborough nephew joined the company. In 1962 S.C. Dalman succeeded in being appointed Managing Director...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges Today, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 314
Posted By cbuehler
"As I mentioned previously Id always thought of...

"As I mentioned previously Id always thought of FN as a later circa WW2 maker."

Actually, this is a long standing question of mine. I too have always associated FN with ww2 era badges without...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies Today, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By cbuehler
Unfortunately the Jennens is of course a fake,...

Unfortunately the Jennens is of course a fake, and the other appears to be from the same die to my eyes.

CB
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 15-01-21, 10:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 248
Posted By cbuehler
Interestingly, the (apparent) commanding officer...

Interestingly, the (apparent) commanding officer is not wearing collar badges.
I cant see the others well enough to determine if they too are not wearing them.

CB
Forum: General Topics. 15-01-21, 02:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 277
Posted By cbuehler
Well, I hate to say it, but if it was affordable,...

Well, I hate to say it, but if it was affordable, I'd buy it. It would fit right in where I live. :o Besides, I can tell the rest of you are secretly drooling over it.:p

CB
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-01-21, 03:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 230
Posted By cbuehler
Judging from the latest photos, the button looks...

Judging from the latest photos, the button looks more like a civilian made one than a military issue and is not old enough to be early or mid 19th century.
The star which, again, is not Coldstream...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 13-01-21, 12:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By cbuehler
Those whistles are another example of an unusual...

Those whistles are another example of an unusual affection by LI regiments I see.
Note also the mix of Glengarry caps and FSC. I don't know how they kept some of those caps on, being just perched on...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 12-01-21, 11:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 230
Posted By cbuehler
The Coldstreamers had a rose, not a star, and no...

The Coldstreamers had a rose, not a star, and no button, to my knowledge. The Irish Guards had a star with their button on it, but the style and embroidery is different than this.

CB
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 12-01-21, 01:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By cbuehler
Very interest SMLI photo

Very interesting Somerset photo. Note the caps, insignia, whistles on the breast etc. Unusual that collar dogs are being worn when this was not the norm.

CB
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Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 11-01-21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By cbuehler
A bit beat up, but a good badge as mentioned. ...

A bit beat up, but a good badge as mentioned.

CB
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-01-21, 02:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By cbuehler
I very nice lot indeed; and that is just the...

I very nice lot indeed; and that is just the beginning, I am sure!

CB
Forum: General Topics. 11-01-21, 12:49 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,213
Posted By cbuehler
Lightbulb Far too many Luke. You must part with them. I...

Far too many Luke. You must part with them. I will make the sacrifice and accept a batch....my contribution to your domestic bliss. I've only got roughly 1200 and still have room:)

CB
Forum: Headdress 11-01-21, 12:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 706
Posted By cbuehler
I believe it is Rifle Brigade. The KRRC has red...

I believe it is Rifle Brigade. The KRRC has red piping.

CB
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 10-01-21, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By cbuehler
Yes. The badges shown are all Ox and Bucks WM to...

Yes. The badges shown are all Ox and Bucks WM to my eye too.

CB
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 10-01-21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 244
Posted By cbuehler
I have been noting over the years that the...

I have been noting over the years that the grenades supposedly intended for the FSH are of a different design than that of the fur cap grenades, but as Alan mentioned, they don't seem to have been...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 10-01-21, 01:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By cbuehler
Unfortunately a phony as mentioned. I believe...

Unfortunately a phony as mentioned. I believe there is an epithet for these particular pair.
I myself have an unmentionable epithet for any Artists badge:p

CB
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 09-01-21, 05:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 321
Posted By cbuehler
Neither are WW2 according the impression I get...

Neither are WW2 according the impression I get regarding cloth titles.
The first is actually nothing like the "paste back" types with that style of embroidery and fonts, along with the cheese cloth...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-01-21, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By cbuehler
I just checked my pair and they too are blank...

I just checked my pair and they too are blank plinth. I am guessing just a makers variation as the plinth are too small to put the Egypt in. I also believe the bi-metal versions are later than the...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-01-21, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By cbuehler
These are all shoulder titles as well. The only...

These are all shoulder titles as well. The only collar is the OSD converted to sweetheart. They changed to the LgrenadeF sometime in WW1. Their OR collar badges were just the plain small grenade as...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-01-21, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 244
Posted By cbuehler
The fur cap version with lug and slider is a...

The fur cap version with lug and slider is a first for me. No doubt it is genuine however. Very nice lot.

CB
Forum: General Topics. 08-01-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By cbuehler
Great article there. I note a mix of Wolseley...

Great article there. I note a mix of Wolseley helmets and Bombay bowlers in wear. I also noted the photo of the officer in the trench with lozenge badge on the upper left sleeve.

CB
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-01-21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 202
Posted By cbuehler
Everything looks great to my eye, with the...

Everything looks great to my eye, with the exception of the third Tyneside Scots and the Tyneside Irish harp.

CB
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 08-01-21, 02:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 551
Posted By cbuehler
Never say never. I would have staked my life on...

Never say never. I would have staked my life on the premise these badges are fakes.
I seem to recall contemplating one of these some years ago, but rejected it as all wrong and never bothered to...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 08-01-21, 12:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By cbuehler
There were no officially blackened RA badges;...

There were no officially blackened RA badges; however, if you search this forum regarding blackened badges (there is a recent thread under general topics),
you will find that many units blackened...
Forum: Headdress 07-01-21, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 127
Posted By cbuehler
Well, good heavens! I never thought it could...

Well, good heavens! I never thought it could possibly be identified to the original owner. Thanks so much for that Simon! That makes it all the better.

CB
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