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Forum: General Topics. 07-04-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By Fatherofthree
As far as I'm concerned and I expect that the...

As far as I'm concerned and I expect that the great majority of other members will concur, your offer to post the badges for sale on the site is perfectly acceptable.

As to prices; perhaps if you...
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 02-04-21, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 231
Posted By Fatherofthree
Bought from ebay and now selling it on ebay. ...

Bought from ebay and now selling it on ebay.

If this clown asks for advice in the future, I suggest no assistance is forthcoming and any post ignored completely.
Regards.

Brian
Forum: General Topics. 31-03-21, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By Fatherofthree
Did The SWB, at any time, wear Slouch hats? ...

Did The SWB, at any time, wear Slouch hats?

If so, I believe this badge was intended for wear on said headgear.

Reason for believing this, is that The Essex Regiment HPCs with a slider, which...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 26-03-21, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 142
Posted By Fatherofthree
Nice badge. Regards. Brian

Nice badge.

Regards.

Brian
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 25-03-21, 10:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 848
Posted By Fatherofthree
Greetings. I suspect many of the Forum...

Greetings.

I suspect many of the Forum Members will be aware that Int. militaria, subject of this thread, are now offering Helmet Plates and HPCs.

Posted in the hope that those who didn't know...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-03-21, 10:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 285
Posted By Fatherofthree
Here you are Luke: My badge with QVC ...

Here you are Luke:

My badge with QVC

246701

Articles from Ron Handley's book, The First Londons.

246708 246709
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 24-03-21, 11:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 285
Posted By Fatherofthree
Luke, my apologies. I should have said 1st...

Luke, my apologies.

I should have said 1st London, which were as you know badged as Fusiliers, their antecedents being the 19th and then 10th Middlesex Rifle Volunteers onto 1st VB Royal...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 24-03-21, 10:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 285
Posted By Fatherofthree
If I'm correct, The Royal Fusiliers wore this...

If I'm correct, The Royal Fusiliers wore this badge in blackened brass with a QVC in the mid 1800s.

Just as soon as I find my references and photograph my badge I'll add another post.

Regards....
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 22-03-21, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By Fatherofthree
All's ticketyboo Jim, thanks for asking. ...

All's ticketyboo Jim, thanks for asking.

Hopefully the same for you.

Regards.

Brian
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 21-03-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By Fatherofthree
The non-voided example looks good to me, probably...

The non-voided example looks good to me, probably struck from the die before known and accepted flaws became apparent.

However, I am not convinced because of the slider, but it is conceivable that...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-03-21, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 314
Posted By Fatherofthree
It reads: Lambourne Birmingham. But still a...

It reads: Lambourne Birmingham.

But still a mystery badge.

Regards.

Brian
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 21-03-21, 06:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 848
Posted By Fatherofthree
Keith, an easier way to copy the pictures without...

Keith, an easier way to copy the pictures without using Paint etc, hold the cursor over the small picture of the item, left click the mouse and a much larger picture arrives.

Place the cursor over...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 15-03-21, 10:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Fatherofthree
Oooooooooooops.:o I'm a silly old Hector, I...

Oooooooooooops.:o

I'm a silly old Hector, I mis-read the thread, I have a 3rd not 13th.

Apologies Rob.

I will email you later.

Regards.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-03-21, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Fatherofthree
Rob. PM me your email address and I'll send...

Rob.

PM me your email address and I'll send a piccie of the one I have, Westlake 84, if it's what you're after.
Regards.

Brian
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-03-21, 05:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 560
Posted By Fatherofthree
Paul, stop blowing your own trumpet.:D:D

Paul, stop blowing your own trumpet.:D:D
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-03-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By Fatherofthree
Trubia PM me your address and I'll send you...

Trubia

PM me your address and I'll send you a good DLI badge for your collection.

Regards.

Brian
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 06-03-21, 09:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By Fatherofthree
Thanks Andy. No wonder I couldn't think of...

Thanks Andy.

No wonder I couldn't think of the badge when you were describing it. :D:D

Regards
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 05-03-21, 10:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By Fatherofthree
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Lovely-Middlesex-Regiment-Military-Cap-Badge-R262/39316962

"He would have somebody he knew create/fake/design/alter a real badge into something he thought/wanted/believed existed, others he fabricated himself".

See what I mean:
...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-03-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By Fatherofthree
There is another member of this Forum who knows...

There is another member of this Forum who knows Ron far better than I, but I met him on a couple of occasions and did see some of his collection.

Ron was a collector, who did have some very nice...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-03-21, 09:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By Fatherofthree
Fake Essex again.

Greetings.

The infamous Essex badge with the turret extending into the plinth has now reached itís 7th incarnation.
...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 27-02-21, 08:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 569
Posted By Fatherofthree
Julian, the stalls and various outlets close to...

Julian, the stalls and various outlets close to The Angel was Camden Passage.

Many a good badge could be found there by scouring in boxes and tins in some of the smaller outlets and stalls away...
Forum: General Topics. 27-02-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By Fatherofthree
Go for it mon ami.:D:D I suspect many...

Go for it mon ami.:D:D

I suspect many members and those becoming members in the future will benefit greatly from your gargantuan task.

Regards.
Brian
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-02-21, 11:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 500
Posted By Fatherofthree
Greetings. To add to this thread, I too...

Greetings.

To add to this thread, I too believe that the badge subject of the opening post is a fake, albeit a very well produced one, but there is an however.

I’m working on a project that...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 26-02-21, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By Fatherofthree
Officer's money clip??

Officer's money clip??
Forum: Schools, OTC and Cadets 24-02-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 251
Posted By Fatherofthree
Greetings. As the 3 of the 4 lads that can...

Greetings.

As the 3 of the 4 lads that can be seen sporting SCLRB have stripes, how about the SC representing SENIOR CADETS.

Regards.

Brian
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