British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

Books by Forum Members


Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Search Forums

 Other Pages: Galleries, Links etc.
Glossary  Books by Forum Members     Canadian Pre 1914    CEF    CEF Badge Inscriptions   Canadian post 1920     Canadian post 1953     British Cavalry Badges     Makers' Marks    Pipers' Badges  Canadian Cloth Titles  Books  SEARCH
 
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Chipper
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-11-19, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By Chipper
Sure, British Colonial Badges by Barry...

Sure,

British Colonial Badges
by Barry Renfrew/Margaret Renfrew/Bill Cranston

I believe there are 2 volumes, I have the first one.

Cheers, Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-11-19, 09:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By Chipper
Hi David #2 is listed in Renfrew's book as...

Hi David

#2 is listed in Renfrew's book as "Khartoum Province cap badge" (number 1316)


Cheers, Tim
Forum: Other Military Topics 11-11-19, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Chipper
closer shots of the soldiers: Sorry, don't...

closer shots of the soldiers:

Sorry, don't know why they got turned sideways
Forum: Other Military Topics 11-11-19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Chipper
In France, a very important day. In the Village I...

In France, a very important day. In the Village I live in, which is small, they read out the names of every person from the village killed from WW1 onwards.

I will follow up with a few pics of...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 31-10-19, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By Chipper
Thanks Luke, appreciate that cheers,...

Thanks Luke,

appreciate that

cheers, Tim
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 31-10-19, 12:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By Chipper
Hi Luke, not sure if this is even possible,...

Hi Luke,

not sure if this is even possible, but could the GM and WM come from the same die? Given the scarcity of (real) ones, there may not have been too many makers of these?

Cheers, Tim
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 31-10-19, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By Chipper
Thanks Luke, a very handy reference cheers,...

Thanks Luke, a very handy reference

cheers, Tim
Forum: General Topics. 25-10-19, 05:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By Chipper
Yep, thanks Keith, stunning. Cheers, Tim

Yep, thanks Keith, stunning.

Cheers, Tim
Forum: General Topics. 24-10-19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By Chipper
Tower Hamlet Rifles

Hi All,

just a couple pics from a recent flying visit to London, These were in the Tower of London. If anyone had any doubts as to the excellence of Victorian badges, this should solve that...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 19-10-19, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By Chipper
Hi All is there any significance in E/W...

Hi All

is there any significance in E/W loops? Mine, has N/S loops....

cheers, Tim
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 17-10-19, 06:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 539
Posted By Chipper
Just another to compare: Cheers, Tim

Just another to compare:

Cheers, Tim
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-10-19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 433
Posted By Chipper
Yep, I do agree it's a stretch, but never...

Yep, I do agree it's a stretch, but never underestimate the power of illogical ;)
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-10-19, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 433
Posted By Chipper
Just a theory, so take this with a grain of salt:...

Just a theory, so take this with a grain of salt:

The TF battalion (according to Wiki) was in India, not returning to the Western front until 1917. Could it be possible there was a 'cache' of all...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 12-10-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 433
Posted By Chipper
Hi Luke, like Phil, I really don't know,...

Hi Luke,

like Phil, I really don't know, but you know, any info is good info..so...

Shropshire had a "pals" formation, (6th Service, or part thereof). It may have been company or even platoon...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 05-10-19, 02:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Chipper
:D:D OK, that muddies the water a bit. These...

:D:D

OK, that muddies the water a bit. These clutch fittings are very modern, so can't be Italian WW2 era.

Hmmm, got me stumped now.... maybe Billy is on to something. :eek:
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 05-10-19, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Chipper
Hi, Strange with english on it, but it has a...

Hi,

Strange with english on it, but it has a particular Italian fascist look about it. Not just the flag, but the eagle and a kind of fasces?

Interesting, hope someone will know for sure
...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-10-19, 12:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 107
Posted By Chipper
Forum: The Australian General Service Badge (Rising Sun) 02-10-19, 02:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 246
Posted By Chipper
Hi Mate, just looking through Cossum's...

Hi Mate,

just looking through Cossum's book, it looks very close to the Tiptaft made example, numbered RS128.

Cheers, Tim
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 30-09-19, 06:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,383
Posted By Chipper
OK, appreciate the info cheers,

OK, appreciate the info

cheers,
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 29-09-19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,383
Posted By Chipper
I got what you meant.. :D Keith, I take your...

I got what you meant.. :D

Keith, I take your point they are different people, I have no dog in this fight, but I do have issue with sellers who offload garbage as original: are you saying Shed...
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 28-09-19, 09:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,383
Posted By Chipper
More likely, it's denotes the age of the person...

More likely, it's denotes the age of the person that made it.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-09-19, 07:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 781
Posted By Chipper
Hi Wardog according to Denis Wood, and what...

Hi Wardog

according to Denis Wood, and what I have found on the forum, the pattern dates are as follows:

1st - 1914
2nd - Jan 1915
3rd - late 1915
4th - 1916 (pattern also used in WW2)

I...
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 01-09-19, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Hi
Views: 235
Posted By Chipper
welcome Brad. What do you collect? cheers,...

welcome Brad. What do you collect?

cheers, Tim
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 01-09-19, 05:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By Chipper
Feb to May 1916 I think.... great pic,...

Feb to May 1916 I think....

great pic, thanks

cheers, Tim
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 30-08-19, 06:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,038
Posted By Chipper
Thanks Luke, I appreciate your input. Ugly,...

Thanks Luke,

I appreciate your input. Ugly, yet interesting.... story of my life ;)

cheers, Tim
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 07:38 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.