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
 
Showing results 1 to 25 of 122
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: guBulawayo
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 09-02-19, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 113
Posted By guBulawayo
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 09-02-19, 06:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 113
Posted By guBulawayo
Photos British Army in Kenya

Hi All, I have some photos of some British troops in Kenya, probably 1950s/60s. They are of no use to me, first to reply gets them, PM your address

Regards Wayne
...
Forum: Military Buttons 30-01-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By guBulawayo
Thanks Steven, will do

Thanks Steven, will do
Forum: Military Buttons 29-01-19, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By guBulawayo
Not SRAF, theirs shows a Lion holding a Tusk ...

Not SRAF, theirs shows a Lion holding a Tusk

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4885/33042902348_f21f65e470_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/SkTvEU)SRAF 2 each size sold Gary Balke Dec 2017 10 - Copy...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 26-01-19, 10:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 46
Posted By guBulawayo
Wanted - South African buttons - Military / Civil etc

Hi All. has anyone got any South African buttons they want to get rid of please. I recently started collecting buttons from South Africa, military and civil (Municipal, schools, Universities etc) and...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 10-01-19, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By guBulawayo
Turns out it may be one of a number of things but...

Turns out it may be one of a number of things but Peruvian AF looks to be the closest design wise so far. The French AF one has a wider prop at the top and very little height difference from top of...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 09-01-19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By guBulawayo
Thanks Didier, it has an American backmark...

Thanks Didier, it has an American backmark (SCOVILL MFG Co. (dot)) so I assume they made some buttons for France during WW1?

Regards Wayne
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 08-01-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By guBulawayo
Unknown US Button -

Hi All, does anyone know what unit (American?) may have used this design please - It is similar to Army Air Corps but that has a straight propeller. Maker is SCOVILL MFG Co.

Thanks Wayne
...
Forum: Military Buttons 02-01-19, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By guBulawayo
Thanks all Steven, I will certainly get back...

Thanks all

Steven, I will certainly get back to you re IDing any unknown buttons. I have various drawings done by Denis Darmanin and published some years back, these do include articles from BBS...
Forum: Military Buttons 26-12-18, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By guBulawayo
South African Buttons

My recently started collection of South African buttons, military and civil

Regards Wayne.

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7893/31536710397_70eeabcad2_k.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/Q3MTha)SA Buttons...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 26-12-18, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 312
Posted By guBulawayo
Hi Leigh, May I ask the details on the Prison...

Hi Leigh, May I ask the details on the Prison Service Medal please, I am working on a Nominal Roll and every bit I can get will help - PM me if you prefer.


Regards Wayne
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 07-12-18, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 119
Posted By guBulawayo
Unknown Officer? Scottish Unit??

Hi All, is there anyone who may be able to give some guidance on the photo below please. Would he be an officer and what unit may he be from? Is it possible to get a rough date of when this may have...
Forum: Military Buttons 07-12-18, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By guBulawayo
Not sure why my photo is not showing. Anyway...

Not sure why my photo is not showing.

Anyway the lion above the eagle looks just like that used by Imperial Airways, so I wonder if the button may be an early IA button?

Cheers Wayne
Forum: Military Buttons 04-12-18, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By guBulawayo
Unknown Air Force or Airways Button

Hi All, has anyone come across this button before please? It was apparently sold as Rhodesian WWII but that is not correct as their button had a lion and tusk and the eagle's wings are different as...
Forum: General Topics 02-03-18, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,278
Posted By guBulawayo
could you show a clearer pic of the button at the...

could you show a clearer pic of the button at the top please, looks to have some sort of wings? Thanks Wayne
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 22-01-18, 08:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By guBulawayo
Sean I have asked a well known collector of...

Sean I have asked a well known collector of Rhodesian and Zimbabwean badges and he has confirmed it is a Zimbabwean badge, waiting on confirmation it is the School of Infantry badge., Wayne
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 14-01-18, 02:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By guBulawayo
Yes far right is Royal Rhodesian AF, Wayne

Yes far right is Royal Rhodesian AF, Wayne
Forum: General Topics. 09-01-18, 07:30 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,274
Posted By guBulawayo
Rhodesian buttons, plus badges and such to...

Rhodesian buttons, plus badges and such to B.S.A.P., Rhodesia Prison Service and to a lesser degree Rhodesian Air Force. I have a small select medal collection, mainly Rhodesian, plus some mini medal...
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 09-01-18, 06:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,441
Posted By guBulawayo
Wow very nice Dave, I esp like the early brass...

Wow very nice Dave, I esp like the early brass NRP button with lion & tusk, what design is on the black button to the right and above the early NRP button please, thanks Wayne
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 09-01-18, 06:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,441
Posted By guBulawayo
No problem Phil. enamelled for Officers

No problem Phil. enamelled for Officers
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 07-01-18, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,441
Posted By guBulawayo
Northern Rhodesia Police

Whilst my main collection is British South Africa Police, I have picked up a few NRP items over the years, plus two early Zambia Police badges- I have some buttons in a seperate collection too.

I...
Forum: General Topics 25-12-17, 06:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 568
Posted By guBulawayo
I believe the Southern Rhodesia Artillery in WWII...

I believe the Southern Rhodesia Artillery in WWII and after used a red/black flash, though it may have been more square in shape
Forum: General Topics. 24-12-17, 07:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 215
Posted By guBulawayo
"Bath Star" variations

Hi All, I wonder if any one might know the reason behind these two variations of the "Bath Star" please? Perhaps from different eras?

Thanks Wayne
...
Forum: Military Buttons 09-12-17, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By guBulawayo
Rhodesian buttons

Hi All, I collect mainly Rhodesian buttons (civil, private, clubs and military, Northern Rhodesia as well as Southern Rhodesia and Nyasaland / Malawi) - has anyone got such buttons in drawers that...
Forum: Army 05-12-17, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,247
Posted By guBulawayo
Great history, does anyone have any Natal Royal...

Great history, does anyone have any Natal Royal Rifles / Regiment buttons to show please.

Thanks Wayne
Showing results 1 to 25 of 122

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:26 PM.


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