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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-08-18, 03:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Hi Fred, I have but it's a closed / secret...

Hi Fred,

I have but it's a closed / secret group so I don't think it would be any use to you.

Michael
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-08-18, 02:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Fred, I'm not sure how well this will show...

Fred,

I'm not sure how well this will show up but here is a photo of the CMP traffic armband in use. I've taken it from a facebook group that was also trying to ID it.

It was captioned "The...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-08-18, 02:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Hi Fred, That's brilliant, thank you for the...

Hi Fred,

That's brilliant, thank you for the help.

Mystery solved.

Michael
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-08-18, 06:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Ok great, thanks a lot. Michael

Ok great, thanks a lot.

Michael
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-08-18, 11:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Thanks Sean, so it's a mystery of old then, yours...

Thanks Sean, so it's a mystery of old then, yours looks pretty much identical to mine.

Thanks Tim, it confirms it is an official issue item and not something that was home made. Someone must know....
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-08-18, 07:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Hi All, I've been looking at some of armband...

Hi All,

I've been looking at some of armband man's albums and I'm thinking this looks similar in design to some of the staff officer ones he has:
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-08-18, 07:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Thanks a lot for the help Gents, I know...

Thanks a lot for the help Gents,

I know traffic control was definitely down to the CMP, they wore a blue diamond patch on both arms with TC in red and their steel helmets had a white band on them...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-08-18, 09:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 331
Posted By Shiny
Traffic Armband

Hi All,

I picked this up on eBay last week, it was advertised as a WW2 military police armband but having now looked in redcap collectables I'm pretty sure it's not.

Can anyone identify what...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-08-18, 06:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 328
Posted By Shiny
Frank if this is the same seller I contacted...

Frank if this is the same seller I contacted originally (and I think it is) they told me outright that it wasn't an original but you are correct that they do look like the originals sold on the Poppy...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 02-08-18, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By Shiny
So they did use a khaki background as well! Thank...

So they did use a khaki background as well! Thank goodness because I'm really struggling to get the navy on without it looking very false.

Thanks a lot Rob
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 02-08-18, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By Shiny
Thanks Simon

Thanks Simon
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 02-08-18, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By Shiny
Drake Battalion Petty Officer

H All,

I've decided to have an attempt at colouring a photo, only the second time I've tried so it isn't brilliant but I'm wondering about the naval badge on his left arm.

Is red the right...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 01-08-18, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 328
Posted By Shiny
It was as much about letting people see it, I'm...

It was as much about letting people see it, I'm sure more will surface with other sellers.

Here's a variation people may not have spotted
...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 24-07-18, 01:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 328
Posted By Shiny
I'm trying to get anything pre 2010 but at those...

I'm trying to get anything pre 2010 but at those prices I won't be getting them.

Michael
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 24-07-18, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 328
Posted By Shiny
Poppy Pin Badges

Hi All,

It would appear that someone is now trying to cash in on the poppy pin badges. This particular one isn't being sold at a huge amount but given that the older ones such as the 2007 and 2008...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-07-18, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By Shiny
RNAS and V Force badges

Hi All,

I've spotted these in amongst a badge collection that is being sold, the seller this they are both fake, I'm assuming they are but just wanted to double check.

The back of the V force...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 10-07-18, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By Shiny
I've checked his service record and it definitely...

I've checked his service record and it definitely has the date as 11 Aug 1917. I'll attach a couple of clips of the record, maybe I'm missing something that will make more sense to someone else.
...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 09-07-18, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By Shiny
Thanks very much for the reply Hoot, I'll have...

Thanks very much for the reply Hoot, I'll have another look at the dates on his record, I've probably got them muddled up.

Can anyone tell me if there are any give away signs for spotting a fake...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 02-07-18, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By Shiny
Thanks a lot Toby, I'll have a look at the...

Thanks a lot Toby, I'll have a look at the website and start keeping my eyes open for the badge.

Michael
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 01-07-18, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By Shiny
What Machine Gun Corps Badge Do I Need?

Hi All,

I have a relative who was a Cpl Instructor in the Tank Corps during WW1.

I've managed to get his record and it shows he started in the RFA(T) before being transferred into the Machine...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 15-06-18, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By Shiny
Here's the patch on the jacket, there is a larger...

Here's the patch on the jacket, there is a larger one across the shoulders on the yellow side and when it's reversed there is a small red on black version on the front (nothing on the back).

The...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-06-18, 04:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,599
Posted By Shiny
I didn't think there was anything illegal about...

I didn't think there was anything illegal about it but surely it's asking for trouble if they are bought by the wrong people
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-06-18, 03:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,599
Posted By Shiny
Lightbulb Fakers Tools / Dies on ebay

Surely this shouldn't be allowed?

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F312149798968

This seller has a number of different regiments.

Michael
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 26-05-18, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 259
Posted By Shiny
Brilliant, thanks Marc

Brilliant, thanks Marc
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 26-05-18, 07:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 259
Posted By Shiny
Help with identification please

Hi All,

I've just picked these up today and I'm hoping someone can tell me if the first photo is a div patch and if so which.

I'm also wondering if it's possible to date the pips in the second...
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