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Forum: General Topics. 17-09-21, 02:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
Hi Gents, I thought the best and mostly...

Hi Gents,

I thought the best and mostly likely was that 'Beserk' was his nickname.

Appreciated all the answers and effort in really help me think through this one.

Now listed on my for sales...
Forum: General Topics. 15-09-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
That's a thought, That would have his...

That's a thought,

That would have his correct name as Cliff Winner and 'Beserk' as his nickname.

Certainly makes sense. I recall 45 Cdo were active in the Falklands and if that was his...
Forum: General Topics. 15-09-21, 07:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
Hi Gents, As promised, here is a pic of the...

Hi Gents,

As promised, here is a pic of the inscription.

Still a mystery this one.

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: General Topics. 09-09-21, 09:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
Turning into a bit of a mystery this one chaps. ...

Turning into a bit of a mystery this one chaps.

Will post pics when I get it.

I'm sure it's a prize for something, just not sure what.

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: General Topics. 09-09-21, 05:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
Hi Gents, Thanks for all the input. So...

Hi Gents,

Thanks for all the input.

So a little more detail, the full inscription is:

'To: Cliff "Beserk" Winner! Your Pals 45 Commando 1982'

This is engraved on an F-S Knife and I've...
Forum: General Topics. 08-09-21, 08:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
I wondered the same, Surely we have few...

I wondered the same,

Surely we have few members who were Commandos back in the 1980's who could solve this one?

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: General Topics. 08-09-21, 07:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
That's what I got on my search. But this is...

That's what I got on my search.

But this is back in the early 80's, so I suspect not.

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: General Topics. 08-09-21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 807
Posted By Roy
Commando "Beserk Winner"?

Hi Gents,

I have a reference to a Commando who was a 'Beserk' winner!

I recall hearing about this but for the life of me can't recall. Can anyone shed light on what competition 'Beserk'...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 07-09-21, 07:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By Roy
Hi Chris, Very nice indeed mate. Wish...

Hi Chris,

Very nice indeed mate.

Wish that 'like' button would come back :rolleyes:

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 06-09-21, 08:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By Roy
Thanks Simon, Makes sense. Cheers, Roy

Thanks Simon,

Makes sense.

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 06-09-21, 07:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By Roy
Thanks for that mate, no problem. That's...

Thanks for that mate, no problem.

That's another very nice example you have there, reminding me, what is the 'T' for?

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: Army 03-09-21, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By Roy
Thanks Brian, Very kind words indeed my...

Thanks Brian,

Very kind words indeed my friend.

Still looking for no less that 'three' Great War variations.

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 02-09-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By Roy
Very nice indeed, Lovely quality on these...

Very nice indeed,

Lovely quality on these pieces.

Any chance you have an image of the backs?

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: Army 02-09-21, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By Roy
Thanks Guys, Very much appreciated. Great...

Thanks Guys,

Very much appreciated. Great to see these patches.

Brian, 'yes' and 'no'. I collect Motor Cycle Despatch Rider patches (see my album) but I'm also interested in any military...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 31-08-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By Roy
Share YOUR WWI Cloth Trade Patches

Greetings Gents,

I would like to start this thread in the hope that we can all learn from one another by sharing our examples of confirmed Great War cloth Trade or Qualification patches.

If you...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 29-08-21, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Roy
Thanks for that, Appreciate you taking the...

Thanks for that,

Appreciate you taking the time to respond.

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 29-08-21, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Roy
Hi Gents, Bumping this for comments? ...

Hi Gents,

Bumping this for comments?

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 28-08-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Roy
'COMMANDO' ?

Hi Chaps,

I was looking through my old pieces of Commando insignia that I had relegated to post war or repro and I took a second look at this black/white title and thought it may be original.
...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 28-08-21, 06:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 162
Posted By Roy
Rhodesian Wants

Hi Gents,

An ebay dealer is selling reproductions of the Rhodesian Motor Cycle Troop patch (see screen shot).

I would like to get a genuine example, so one of these is now on my wants list. ...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 27-08-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Roy
Thanks Mike, Appreciate that mate. ...

Thanks Mike,

Appreciate that mate.

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 27-08-21, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Roy
Very nice, a lovely group. I think I have 3...

Very nice, a lovely group.

I think I have 3 or 4 different DR versions in the colour.

Link to album


https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/album.php?albumid=3602

Cheerio,
Forum: General Topics 23-08-21, 11:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 134
Posted By Roy
Thanks Keith, Some interesting details...

Thanks Keith,

Some interesting details there, appreciate that mate. Note one I've seen before but pleased to have it, another one it attempt to definitively ID.

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: Army 23-08-21, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By Roy
Splendid....:) Thanks for that Phil. So...

Splendid....:)

Thanks for that Phil.

So the unit is genuine, now - where can I find some original insignia?

Cheerio,
Roy
Forum: Army 23-08-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By Roy
Hi Gents, Giving this a bump. Anyone...

Hi Gents,

Giving this a bump.

Anyone heard of this Rhodesian unit?

Cheers,
Roy
Forum: General Topics 23-08-21, 07:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 134
Posted By Roy
Australian (?) Despatch Rider Patch?

Hi Folks,

See attached my latest Motorcycle Despatch Rider Patch. This piece originated out of Australia with a few other WWII items (which I don't have). So it is purported to be WWII...
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