British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum  

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 0.13 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Shiny
Forum: The Home Front 14-08-19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By Shiny
Brilliant, thanks a lot. Michael

Brilliant, thanks a lot.

Michael
Forum: The Home Front 13-08-19, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By Shiny
Senior Fire Guard Title

Hi All,

I've just received this cloth title but I don't know much about cloth badges.

Does this look original or repro?

The photos don't show it very well but the lettering is quite a dark...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 05-08-19, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By Shiny
Thanks Luke, I was pleased, does that mean...

Thanks Luke,

I was pleased, does that mean you think they zre both ok? I was a bit dubious about one of them.

Michael
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 05-08-19, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By Shiny
Kings Own Scottish Borders

Hi All,

I've been given these two badges, any opinions?

Thanks,

Michael
Forum: General Topics. 04-08-19, 01:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 758
Posted By Shiny
Here's an interesting little comment I found in a...

Here's an interesting little comment I found in a 1915 Military Police war diary:

1915

FEB 6 RED CAP COVERS - AAF AGREED THAT RED CAP COVERS WERE BOTH UNDESIRABLE AND UNNECESSARY AND THE FORMER...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 02-08-19, 01:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By Shiny
Thanks for the replies everyone. Bit of an oddity...

Thanks for the replies everyone. Bit of an oddity then.

Michael
Forum: General Topics. 02-08-19, 11:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 758
Posted By Shiny
It should be on there now Mike, I had marked it...

It should be on there now Mike, I had marked it as private as I was first creating it but forgot to change it.

Michael
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 01-08-19, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By Shiny
Thanks CB, As I say I was thinking the same...

Thanks CB,

As I say I was thinking the same when I saw it, especially when I started reading posts saying there should be windows visible on the towers and the castle door not being very detailed...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 31-07-19, 09:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By Shiny
Inniskilling Fusiliers cap badge

Hi All,

Can anyone help me with this please, I bought it thinking it was ok then when it arrived I changed my mind.

Now having searched the forum I'm totally confused as I've seen what seems to...
Forum: General Topics. 30-07-19, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 758
Posted By Shiny
Hi All, I have a picture of the armband in...

Hi All,

I have a picture of the armband in question in my album:

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/album.php?albumid=3608&pictureid=162864

I found out from a Military Police group...
Forum: General Topics. 29-07-19, 11:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 441
Posted By Shiny
Hi All, Please excuse my ignorance but can...

Hi All,

Please excuse my ignorance but can someone explain what the variations mean for this badge?

As Tim said, the A in flames was for an Ammunition Technician / Assistant Ammunition...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 23-07-19, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By Shiny
Hi All, Here's photos of the pair of crowns,...

Hi All,

Here's photos of the pair of crowns, they came with some Royal Signals bits but didn't their badges have blue backings?

Michael
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 22-07-19, 09:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By Shiny
Thanks for the replies so far everyone, the red...

Thanks for the replies so far everyone, the red one came as a pair so I'll photograph both of them front and back tomorrow and see if that helps any.

The KC was bought on the local market in the...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 20-07-19, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By Shiny
Major's crowns - what have I got

Hi All,

I've just picked these up but can anyone tell me which Regiment wore the red one and what is the other one?

I was wondering if it was WW1 or is it home made or even real?

Thanks,
...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 11-07-19, 08:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 278
Posted By Shiny
Thanks Phil, I'll have a look. Michael

Thanks Phil, I'll have a look.

Michael
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 11-07-19, 07:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 278
Posted By Shiny
That's great, thank you both for the information....

That's great, thank you both for the information.

Michael
Forum: General Topics. 10-07-19, 10:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By Shiny
Thanks a lot David

Thanks a lot David
Forum: General Topics. 10-07-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By Shiny
That's great, thank you all for the help. ...

That's great, thank you all for the help.

Michael
Forum: General Topics. 10-07-19, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By Shiny
Thanks Both, That was pretty much my...

Thanks Both,

That was pretty much my thoughts.

They seem to range between 1 and 20 but generally at the cheaper end of the scale so even at 5 each that's 450 for the 90.

Does that...
Forum: General Topics. 10-07-19, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By Shiny
Advice re small collection

Hi All,

A friend has bought this collection of ammo uk badges and is wondering if he should get it insured.

His post was:

I need to insure the collection below but need a ball park price.
...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 10-07-19, 03:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 278
Posted By Shiny
Thanks Simon, it's just curiosity but it is...

Thanks Simon, it's just curiosity but it is something I have wondered about for a while.

Michael
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 10-07-19, 02:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 278
Posted By Shiny
Thanks, that had been my original belief but I...

Thanks, that had been my original belief but I was told otherwise and was starting to doubt myself. Does anyone know dates?

I've always wondered why the flags on the signallers badge and the flags...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 10-07-19, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 278
Posted By Shiny
Royal Signals Blue / White Armband

Hi All,

Can anyone tell me what dates the blue and white armband was worn please?

I had been told it was when the Royal Signals was formed but I've just been looking at the photo albums showing...
Forum: General Topics. 02-07-19, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By Shiny
Brilliant, thanks Charlie. Next question,...

Brilliant, thanks Charlie.

Next question, I'm assuming the general advice is the same as on this thread:

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=74258

Normal solder doesn't...
Forum: General Topics. 02-07-19, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By Shiny
Repair Sliders - Any Advice

Hi All,

I was toying with buying some cheap broken badges and trying to repair them but where do people buy sliders?

Thanks,

Michael
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:22 AM.


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