British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

Books by Forum Members


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 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Mike B
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted Yesterday, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Mike B
Rare and a fair price for someone who has not got...

Rare and a fair price for someone who has not got one
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 02-04-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 127
Posted By Mike B
Very nice unusual items - thanks for sharing ...

Very nice unusual items - thanks for sharing
Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 02-04-20, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Mike B
Steve Is that a portrait photo of the veteran...

Steve
Is that a portrait photo of the veteran behind the blazer badge? They would display very well by the looks.
Excellent as ever - thanks for sharing images.
Regards
Mike
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 02-04-20, 08:07 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 27,008
Posted By Mike B
Homeguard - ATS Sweethearts - to parents, family?

Homeguard - ATS Sweethearts - to parents, family?
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 30-03-20, 05:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By Mike B
Brent - thanks for the information and images. ...

Brent - thanks for the information and images.
Mike
Forum: Schools, OTC and Cadets 30-03-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 115
Posted By Mike B
Peter you appear to have nailed it. The press...

Peter you appear to have nailed it.
The press cuttings I recall when assisting at the Cheshire Regimental Museum were primarily regular battalions.
Nice work by Bruce, a great archive.
Mike
PS -...
Forum: Schools, OTC and Cadets 29-03-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 115
Posted By Mike B
Pretty sure there were scrap books of press...

Pretty sure there were scrap books of press cuttings in the Cheshire Regimental museum at Chester - makes you wonder how a volume 'became liberated' if that was the case - certainly scrap books...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 23-03-20, 02:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By Mike B
Graham - the forum often gets asked about...

Graham - the forum often gets asked about 'values' ...
Very nice items - there is a difference between 'value' and 'price' - 'value' acknowledges the importance of an item to an individual,...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 22-03-20, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Mike B
Jonathan - many thanks for the excellent...

Jonathan - many thanks for the excellent information - regards to all, Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-03-20, 06:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Mike B
I was not sure the second one was LRDG - Many...

I was not sure the second one was LRDG - Many thanks for the clarification, quite a variety as with the other insignia too
Regards
Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-03-20, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Mike B
Many thanks for sharing this very interesting...

Many thanks for sharing this very interesting image Jonathan - your posts are always appreciated - Mike

I meant to ask - is the second wing down on the left an LRDG variant? I think I have seen...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 18-03-20, 08:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 939
Posted By Mike B
All 100% correct. A fair price I would have...

All 100% correct.
A fair price I would have thought - very few of these genuine examples about.
Note the white backing to the title, which is the version I favour.
Mike
Notice the differences...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 15-03-20, 02:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 503
Posted By Mike B
Point taken ... BUT - It is a great shame that...

Point taken ... BUT - It is a great shame that reproductions are not marked as such to save new collectors from making mistakes - Could you not set an example, and indelibly mark the reverse of...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 12-03-20, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 427
Posted By Mike B
Not an expert but Royal Navy headdress badges (as...

Not an expert but Royal Navy headdress badges (as opposed to cap tallies) carry the relevant monarch's crown ie Kings Crown or Queens Crown not the coronet seen in your badge. Plenty of images on...
Forum: Off topic 10-03-20, 08:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,064
Posted By Mike B
Toilet Rolls are the new oil - underpinning the...

Toilet Rolls are the new oil - underpinning the stock exchange ... you have to hope the smart investor types 'dump' other shares are shift funds into toilet roll manufacturers - should be 'flush' if...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 09-03-20, 09:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 939
Posted By Mike B
Thanks Paul ... and for pointing out the D Troop...

Thanks Paul ... and for pointing out the D Troop example I posted above ...
It really is getting to the stage where someone is going to get badly burned.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 09-03-20, 02:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 939
Posted By Mike B
Thanks for posting ... getting close like this...

Thanks for posting ... getting close like this offering, which some one stumped out 161 for ...
Forum: General Topics. 08-03-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 359
Posted By Mike B
Great to see a complete representation of a man's...

Great to see a complete representation of a man's service - it has been together for a century and will no doubt be kept together now it is in your safe custodianship - thanks for sharing - Mike
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 21-02-20, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By Mike B
I could not resist a brief look through ... ...

I could not resist a brief look through ...

See page 1 of link below (5. Badges of Rank) :

https://rmhistorical.com/files/content/Dress%20Regs%207-1922.pdf

No doubt more information can be...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 21-02-20, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By Mike B
This is the online archive - excuse me for not...

This is the online archive - excuse me for not looking through it, but hopefully fairly straight forward to trace - see Illustrations, and RMRO etc Orders of various types. Regards Mike
...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-02-20, 10:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 913
Posted By Mike B
Things are getting very expensive for sure - no...

Things are getting very expensive for sure - no doubt you will fill the gap Luc with your skills to track items down - all the best - Mike
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-02-20, 05:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By Mike B
Many thanks for the clarification - me being a...

Many thanks for the clarification - me being a bit slow - I see what you mean now
Mike
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-02-20, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By Mike B
High Wood I am slightly confused - No.9 Cdo...

High Wood
I am slightly confused - No.9 Cdo were not in the far east. They were part of 2 SS/ Cdo Bde in the Mediterranean. Some Theatre made examples for units of 2 SS / Cdo Bde were made in the...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 12-02-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 913
Posted By Mike B
Hi Paul Very many thanks for posting, no doubt...

Hi Paul
Very many thanks for posting, no doubt from your superb collection.
Regards
Mike
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 12-02-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 913
Posted By Mike B
Many thanks Paul - as mentioned to Jon, the shape...

Many thanks Paul - as mentioned to Jon, the shape is really confusing.
Regards
Mike
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:18 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.