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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Today, 09:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By slick_mick
The 15th National Service Battalion flash is...

The 15th National Service Battalion flash is Australian - circa 1950s. Worth around $15-20.

The Cadet corps blue patches are also Australian. Worth about $10 each.

Regards,

Mick
Forum: General Topics Yesterday, 11:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 425
Posted By slick_mick
Some of the things he has done to other customers...

Some of the things he has done to other customers is beyond belief! Lots of threads on Facebook about him so I want mention it here.

Mick

ps

He blocked me from his FB page as I asked him if...
Forum: General Topics Yesterday, 08:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 425
Posted By slick_mick
Someone just paid $354.99 for a bad fake and...

Someone just paid $354.99 for a bad fake and probably will have a hard time returning it.

The seller has this in his listing.

"Have had some wide and varied opinions on this from a number of...
Forum: General Topics 14-02-20, 08:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 425
Posted By slick_mick
Have a google about JB Militaria and you will...

Have a google about JB Militaria and you will find some interesting reading. Lol

I just hope the auction winner isnít a forum member.

Mick
Forum: General Topics 14-02-20, 08:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 425
Posted By slick_mick
Is that a "silver" hallmark as well on the badge?...

Is that a "silver" hallmark as well on the badge? LOL
Forum: Photographs of Australian Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 13-02-20, 09:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 82
Posted By slick_mick
Colour patch on beret - WW2

Here's a photo of an Australian armoured corps soldier with a colour patch on is beret during World War 2.

Enjoy!

Mick
Forum: Photographs of Australian Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 13-02-20, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 42
Posted By slick_mick
61st Battalion (Cameron Highlanders of Queensland) - 1939

Hi Guys,

Here's a picture of the 61st Battalion (Cameron Highlanders of Queensland) on the march at Enoggera - May, 1939.

Enjoy!

Mick
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-02-20, 03:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 50
Posted By slick_mick
Wanted - RTR Plaid Brooch

Hi Guys,

Just trying my luck to see if anyone has one of these for trade or sale (RTR Sergeant Piper).

Please PM if you can assist.

Regards,

Mick
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 12-02-20, 08:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 44
Posted By slick_mick
A nice pickup - 1949/1950 interim issue NSW Lancers titles

Hi Guys,

Here's a very nice recent addition to my collection.

A very good condition pair of 1949/1950 interim issue NSW Lancers cloth shoulder titles.

I was told these were private purchase...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-02-20, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 248
Posted By slick_mick
The back looks truly awful - certainly not...

The back looks truly awful - certainly not officer quality. Have a close look at the back - you can see its been cast rather than crisply stamped.

Mick
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-02-20, 09:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By slick_mick
Yes very true. However I did learn quite a few...

Yes very true. However I did learn quite a few new things about that regiment via this thread.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-02-20, 02:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 248
Posted By slick_mick
It doesn't look like a officer quality badge to...

It doesn't look like a officer quality badge to me. The back of the badge looks quite rough to me.

I would expect an officer badge to be very crisply struck and constructed to a very high...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-20, 08:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,004
Posted By slick_mick
I had a crack at mostly Australian items but only...

I had a crack at mostly Australian items but only got one lot.

They were quick to post the invoice but didn't include postage when it was obvious I was overseas. And salesroom (at least to date)...
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 06-02-20, 05:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 108
Posted By slick_mick
Sadly a lot of the badges there at the museum...

Sadly a lot of the badges there at the museum were 'misplaced' and can't be found.

I'll ask around about this one when I'm next there.

Mick
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-20, 02:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By slick_mick
Thanks Paul. I would say based on this info...

Thanks Paul.

I would say based on this info it was only worn after the war by Foot Guards.

Guess I might have to remove it from my wants list if that is the case as I'm only interested in WW1...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-20, 11:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By slick_mick
Was the Guards MG regiment only formed from men...

Was the Guards MG regiment only formed from men from the Household Cavalry?

If they wore their own badges then who would have worn this one?

Mick
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-20, 10:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By slick_mick
Yep - just chasing a normal OR's badge. Mick

Yep - just chasing a normal OR's badge.

Mick
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By slick_mick
Hi Luke, Yeah its certainly a hard one to...

Hi Luke,

Yeah its certainly a hard one to find. I've seen one of ebay at present but suspect its a copy.

I wonder why its harder to find than the WW1 Guards Battalion MG badge? Less number of...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By slick_mick
Wanted - Guards Machine Gun Regiment badge

Hi Guys,

I'm chasing a WW1 Guards Machine Gun Regiment badge hat badge for my WW1 cavalry collection.

If anyone has a spare for sale or trade please PM me.

Regards,

Mick
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 05-02-20, 09:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 108
Posted By slick_mick
May well be a match box holder. I'll ask...

May well be a match box holder.

I'll ask around the NSW Lancers Museum when I go there next.

Mick
Forum: General Topics 03-02-20, 09:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By slick_mick
The only WA units that went to the Boer War were...

The only WA units that went to the Boer War were these:

West Australian 1st Mounted Rifles Contingent
West Australian 2nd Mounted Infantry Contingent
West Australian 3rd Bushmen Contingent
West...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-02-20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By slick_mick
Thanks! Mick

Thanks!

Mick
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-02-20, 08:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By slick_mick
Thanks for the confirmation Luke! Do you...

Thanks for the confirmation Luke!

Do you have a picture of the back? I'm still chasing an authentic one.

Mick
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-02-20, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By slick_mick
Seeking opinion on Lovat's Scouts badge

Hi Guys,

I'm thinking this one could be a restrike. Can anyone confirm?

Regards,

Mick
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-01-20, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 611
Posted By slick_mick
Hi Mark, Any Tank Corps and MGC heavy Branch...

Hi Mark,

Any Tank Corps and MGC heavy Branch items for sale in coming weeks?

Mick
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