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Forum: Indian Badges 26-02-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By High Wood
Judging from the shoulder badge there may be a...

Judging from the shoulder badge there may be a Dhow as part of the central device. Given that shoulder plate badges usually differ from helmet badges it might be the 9th Madras Native Infantry.
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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 24-02-20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 480
Posted By High Wood
Is it not a faded Defence Medal ribbon?

Is it not a faded Defence Medal ribbon?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 21-02-20, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By High Wood
Both should have the red felt but it invariably...

Both should have the red felt but it invariably gets lost over time. Both look to be original to me and the one with the crimp on the slider is probably the earlier of the two.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-02-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 88
Posted By High Wood
Now on hold, thanks Gerry.

Now on hold, thanks Gerry.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 18-02-20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By High Wood
Blimey, are you lot still arguing? This thread...

Blimey, are you lot still arguing? This thread seems to be taking longer than the Withdrawal Agreement negotiations.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-02-20, 11:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 70
Posted By High Wood
The Queen's Royal Regiment.

Can someone please confirm that this large cap badge can be found with either lugs or a slider, or is this a fake?

Thank you.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-02-20, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 88
Posted By High Wood
Ink & Images War Correspondents book

I am asking 12 including U.K. postage. Payment by Paypal Friends and Family preferred.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-02-20, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By High Wood
I have an identical Tiptaft badge to yours. Very...

I have an identical Tiptaft badge to yours. Very different to the one being offered for sale.

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/album.php?albumid=1329&pictureid=56193
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-02-20, 09:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By High Wood
Is that grenade not big enough to be the Royal...

Is that grenade not big enough to be the Royal Scots Fusiliers?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-02-20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By High Wood
Possibly, but wouldn't it be unofficial?

Possibly, but wouldn't it be unofficial?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-02-20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By High Wood
No need to be confused, not even slightly. My...

No need to be confused, not even slightly. My point was that 9 Commando were not in the Far East. If one of their cloth shoulder titles turns up on a dealer's list and has the spaghetti like...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-02-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By High Wood
The swagger stick.

The swagger stick.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-02-20, 11:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By High Wood
The people doing the spaghetti sewing now are the...

The people doing the spaghetti sewing now are the descendants of those who made the badges 75 years ago using the same methods. The spaghetti sewing is a factor in identifying fake cloth only if the...
Forum: General Topics. 15-02-20, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 177
Posted By High Wood
My guess is that it dates from WW2. South...

My guess is that it dates from WW2.

South Wales Border Regiment
The 6th Battalion was raised in Glanusk Park, Breconshire, in July 1940. Almost none of its men had had any military training. It...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 14-02-20, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By High Wood
I have a swagger stick to the 58th Regiment of...

I have a swagger stick to the 58th Regiment of Foot in my collection. It has the same insignia.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 13-02-20, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By High Wood
Its still out there if you can afford it.

Its still out there if you can afford and do not know the current value of a wartime dated beret.
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Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 10-02-20, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By High Wood
The Style of the lugs look to be Indian Bazaar...

The Style of the lugs look to be Indian Bazaar Pattern.
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 08-02-20, 12:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 604
Posted By High Wood
I have just come across a rather nice silver...

I have just come across a rather nice silver presentation tray which I am negotiating to buy, if the seller can decide what he wants for it, and if I don't have to sell one of my kidneys to pay for...
Forum: Off topic 07-02-20, 09:04 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 17,681
Posted By High Wood
Conkers. I think that it is a leaf from a Horse...

Conkers. I think that it is a leaf from a Horse Chestnut tree.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-20, 06:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,076
Posted By High Wood
They have a nice pair of 20th Burma Rifles collar...

They have a nice pair of 20th Burma Rifles collar badges.

https://www.the-saleroom.com/en-gb/auction-catalogues/stroud-auctions-ltd/catalogue-id-srstr10095/lot-6754d69c-87aa-47e1-a4ce-ab4f00ec78cd
Forum: Military Buttons 03-02-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 48
Posted By High Wood
Scottish Cuff buttons, Military or Clan?

I have recently acquired 4 of these Scottish cuff buttons and cannot find a match on the internet, Can anyone identify them please?
Forum: General Topics 03-02-20, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 108
Posted By High Wood
Milmed, many thanks for the confirmation and...

Milmed,

many thanks for the confirmation and the link to the very interesting thread.

Simon
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 02-02-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By High Wood
Excellent, well done. ...

Excellent, well done.

http://scarboroughtx.tripod.com/
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 02-02-20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By High Wood
The listing that you have linked to does appear...

The listing that you have linked to does appear to have a maker's mark. Ellis Bros Toronto.
Forum: General Topics 02-02-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 108
Posted By High Wood
I have found this for the S.A.N.C. ...

I have found this for the S.A.N.C.

Regulations Regarding the Distinguishing Devices and Uniforms for Registered Nurses and Midwives and Registered Student Nurses and Student Midwives

The...
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