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Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 27-06-22, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 143
Posted By Sonofacqms
RA

Thanks for the pics Chris, so Buttons it is definitely.

Rob
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 27-06-22, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 143
Posted By Sonofacqms
Royal Artillery

Thanks Luke, this badge has not seen a lot of elbow grease and was issued but probably not worn as the beret badge was in vogue post WWII, so Buttons made these, no markings on the slider, but often...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 27-06-22, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 143
Posted By Sonofacqms
Unusual Artillery strengthener

A recent purchase of a KC Royal Artillery badge which has a strengthener which I have never seen before, it had some verdegris on it and the appearance is caused by me forgetting how long I had left...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-06-22, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 698
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Motto outcome

Well forum members, the long and short of it I got a full refund, happy days . . !

Thanks for your comments.

Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 26-06-22, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By Sonofacqms
RAF plastic reduction

Now £18 includes UK postage.

PM me for a bargain . . !

Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 23-06-22, 04:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 235
Posted By Sonofacqms
L'pals

PM sent

Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-06-22, 08:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 97
Posted By Sonofacqms
Collars and buttonhole badges

VTC Central Assn. mufti badge by Fattorini, excellent condition £6.00

NAAFI collar badge, good condition, £5.00

York & Lancaster RH collar badge, withdrawn from sale . . !

Comrades of the...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-06-22, 08:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By Sonofacqms
More spares

Beds and Herts Regt £7.00

National Fire Service, excellent condition, no chips to letters, £7.00

ATS, £6.00

KOYLI, SOLD

All prices include UK postage, payment by paypal Friends and Family...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-06-22, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By Sonofacqms
1916 Leicestershire Regt cap badge

I am looking for printed infantry shoulder titles.

1916 Leicestershire Regt cap badge, crack in left front leg of the tiger, but otherwise a good example.

Now sold.

PM me if any interest.
...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-06-22, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By Sonofacqms
Spare badge for sale or exchange

I am looking for printed infantry shoulder titles.

RAF plastic cap badge by A. Stanley & Sons of Walsall, 101-B-2-1, T-2 on reverse, both blades intact in excellent condition, no warping, £20.00...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-06-22, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By Sonofacqms
BIY title

Also worn I believe by Berkshire Imperial Yeomanry.

Rob
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 08-06-22, 09:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By Sonofacqms
Artists Rifles Officer Service Dress.

Agreed, a nice badge.

Rob
Forum: Other Military Topics 07-06-22, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Family history

Thanks a lot for that, I did not realise my Grandfather Leonard was also a wheelwright/coachbuilder, as far as I knew he worked as a chauffer, but before he learned to drive he did other things and...
Forum: Other Military Topics 06-06-22, 11:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Family history

Thanks a lot for this information, the problem I have had is that Andrews is a very common name in Essex, when I lived in Great Chesterford which is in North Essex there were four separate families...
Forum: Other Military Topics 05-06-22, 09:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Family history

Brian, superb work you have jogged a lot of memories.

Thanks again Rob
Forum: Other Military Topics 03-06-22, 09:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Family member

Brian, many thanks, as an Essex man I should have investigated my family years back, but they rarely spoke of their past experiences.

Regards Rob
Forum: Other Military Topics 03-06-22, 05:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 686
Posted By Sonofacqms
Parade

Lovely post Peter, thanks for sharing.

Rob
Forum: Other Military Topics 02-06-22, 10:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Family history

Phil,

The second man sounds promising as my family had connections with little Saling.

The third man also sounds promising, as I understand it from talking to his sister (my grandmother who was...
Forum: Other Military Topics 02-06-22, 10:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Family records

Phil, I don't even know if Fred served in the army, my Grandfather was graded unfit due to ulcerated legs which hounded him to his last days.
I do have a family member still alive at over ninety who...
Forum: Other Military Topics 02-06-22, 10:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Albert Jarvis

Phil, thanks for the reply, long time no chat . . !

From what I remember family saying from over a long time ago, Albert was quite badly wounded on the Western Front.

Not much help really.
...
Forum: Other Military Topics 02-06-22, 09:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 456
Posted By Sonofacqms
Help with a family member

I am a bit of e newby regarding research, so I wonder whether anyone can help me with any information on two long dead family members.

First, Albert Jarvis who I think served in the Essex Regt...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-05-22, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By Sonofacqms
1916 Welsh Fusiliers

Peter, PM sent.

Rob
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 16-05-22, 07:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 698
Posted By Sonofacqms
The motto is . . !

I must admit that after many years of collecting badges I find this appalling, the badge was not that expensive and it is certainly a lesson learned on how far people will go regarding the "aging" of...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 15-05-22, 10:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 698
Posted By Sonofacqms
Motto for ideas

When I saw this motto on ebay there was something different about it, something I could not put my finger on, but different . . !

Placed in a tub of vinegar and given a scrub with soap and water,...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 14-05-22, 05:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 356
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Flat top shield Cambridgeshire badge

I have a flat top shield Cambridgeshire badge marked FIRMIN on the slider.

Rob
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