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Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 01-10-22, 04:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,699
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
I contacted him through a friend and received a...

I contacted him through a friend and received a prompt, most helpful and authoritative reply. Extremely grateful.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 30-09-22, 01:44 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,699
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Good afternoon Andy, Do you consider that the Blk...

Good afternoon Andy, Do you consider that the Blk Br, POW, bezants badge could have been worn by 1VB on a glengarry?
Forum: Other Militaria 28-09-22, 07:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 241
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
I well remember the days when every infantry...

I well remember the days when every infantry battalion/depot etc had a regimental tailor on site. Presumably only the Guards battalions now have such an essential "luxury"?
Forum: Other Militaria 27-09-22, 11:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 241
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Peter, Worcesters, Cheshires, Staffords...

Hello Peter,
Worcesters, Cheshires, Staffords and Foresters - and then there was one. Many thanks. Photo 5 - Who is in step?
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 25-09-22, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Paul, Have sent PayPal. Did you receive...

Hello Paul,
Have sent PayPal. Did you receive it OK. I think my computer is having an off-day - or maybe it is me !!!!
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 25-09-22, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
May I please buy the glengarry

May I please buy the glengarry
Forum: Off topic 12-09-22, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Well Done Indeed

Thought the young men carrying Her Majesty's coffin today did a splendid job. Well done and thank you.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 07-09-22, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Billy, Get your money back quickly.

Billy, Get your money back quickly.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 07-09-22, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Billy, Get your money back quickly.

Hello Billy, Get your money back quickly.
Forum: General Topics. 29-08-22, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 764
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Peter, In my opinion such a post falls...

Hello Peter,
In my opinion such a post falls into the "Thank you, most helpful? category. But am I wrong?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-08-22, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Billy, I think both of your badges are...

Hello Billy,
I think both of your badges are fine. The Zombies AKA bloodsuckers have indeed turned their attention to OSD badges. Fortunately their efforts are rather pathetic - mirror images of...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 12-08-22, 02:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Keith, I bid on the Y & L VB badges but,...

Hello Keith, I bid on the Y & L VB badges but, fortunately, did not win. I had not noticed the damaged coronet - front, extreme left. Phew ! Lucky me !!
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 12-08-22, 11:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
SAS

SAS
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 11-08-22, 12:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Reproduction Volunteer Badges

Gentlemen, Perhaps one should feel a touch pleased with the auction results following the sale, or otherwise, of the VB badges which, in my opinion, were reproduction rubbish. The majority of badges...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 07-08-22, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 229
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Gentlemen, Many thanks. I will keep on looking.

Gentlemen, Many thanks. I will keep on looking.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 05-08-22, 07:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 229
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Royal Berkshire OSD Bronze

Advice please. Did the Royal Berkshire Regiment officers ever wear an OSD bronze cap badge - with blades?
Forum: General Topics. 04-08-22, 09:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Diplomat.

Diplomat.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-07-22, 03:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Depends upon whether or not money is to be made.

Depends upon whether or not money is to be made.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-07-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Am I alone in finding "original brass lugs" and...

Am I alone in finding "original brass lugs" and "original copper lugs" confusing?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-07-22, 02:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
I entirely understand and appreciate your...

I entirely understand and appreciate your sentiments. But it is through Forum threads, and comments like yours, which might make a difference. I have informed this particular auction house that I...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 22-07-22, 06:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Hello Peter, Earlier, I had the temerity to ask...

Hello Peter,
Earlier, I had the temerity to ask if the five Manchester VB badges at Lot 720 were genuine, of the period badges. In my humble opinion I would describe them as horrific fakes. The...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 20-07-22, 12:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,589
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Reproduction VB Checklist

The load of absolute rubbish offered for sale by a prominent auction house serves
as a potent reminder of the VB badges currently under reproduction by those wishing to spoil our hobby.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-07-22, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 570
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
With regard to the Y & L badge I would certainly...

With regard to the Y & L badge I would certainly accept it as genuine. WW1?
Forum: Off topic 09-07-22, 10:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 978
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Mike, Buy a scarce badge from your wish list and...

Mike, Buy a scarce badge from your wish list and you will feel much better. Incidentally where have all the good badges gone?
Forum: Off topic 09-07-22, 10:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 978
Posted By Volunteer Soldier
Final post on this subject. And the Reverend, Mr...

Final post on this subject. And the Reverend, Mr Integrity, Mr Remain. Mr Beer and Curry Starmer would have been a minister together with his Corbynite masters.
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