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Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 17-05-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 640
Posted By gb64
Looks Royal Artillery to me also, have you the...

Looks Royal Artillery to me also, have you the full picture if it shows more,there might be some other insignia on his uniform that we can advise on .

Gerard
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-05-20, 07:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 277
Posted By gb64
Hello Terry Not a good one unfortunately, one...

Hello Terry
Not a good one unfortunately, one thread on the subject here https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=78033&highlight=gaunt+b%92ham

Gerard
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-05-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By gb64
Of course Morrisons , thanks Alan. Gerard

Of course Morrisons , thanks Alan.

Gerard
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-05-20, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By gb64
The 2 Cornwalls and the Somerset look ok and as...

The 2 Cornwalls and the Somerset look ok and as said the others not unfortunately, the slider that Alan mentions is regarded as one on fake badges as far as I can remember, it had a distinctive name...
Forum: General Topics. 13-05-20, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By gb64
Quick guesses 2. Royal Artillery 4. ...

Quick guesses

2. Royal Artillery
4. Royal Artillery
5. KRRC
6. KRRC
7. Royal Marines
8. Royal Ulster Rifles
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 11-05-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By gb64
The breast badge looks Royal Army Service Corps ...

The breast badge looks Royal Army Service Corps

Gerard
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 11-05-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By gb64
22.5 inches top to bottom when in scabbard, just...

22.5 inches top to bottom when in scabbard, just measured the one I have

Gerard
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 11-05-20, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By gb64
Hi JT Thatís more like it.Kevin you can now see...

Hi JT
Thatís more like it.Kevin you can now see the differences straight away!!

Gerard
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 11-05-20, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By gb64
Agree both fake badges unfortunately, both have...

Agree both fake badges unfortunately, both have all the main fake/repro features, if you have a quick search of both badges on the forum that should explain all, but as a quick reference the maker...
Forum: Off topic 08-05-20, 11:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 185
Posted By gb64
Hello John, this should explain hopefully...

Hello John, this should explain hopefully https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8301909/amp/Queen-surrounded-wartime-mementos-VE-Day-address-including-brooches-father.html

Gerard
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-05-20, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By gb64
Not a British badge that Iím aware of, has a...

Not a British badge that Iím aware of, has a Canadian look to it for me also , Iím sure others will confirm for you.

Gerard
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 07-05-20, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By gb64
Hello William, He looks to have the white...

Hello William,
He looks to have the white circle and red cross of a medic on his arms maybe Royal Army Medical Corps ?? , can’t make out the collars that well but could be RAMC ? I’m sure others...
Forum: General Topics. 02-05-20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By gb64
Hi Billy The JRL maker mark is one also used...

Hi Billy
The JRL maker mark is one also used on the ATS plastic badges on the slider as far as I can remember .

Gerard
Forum: General Topics. 30-04-20, 12:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By gb64
Ah ok thatís just that sites own reference number...

Ah ok thatís just that sites own reference number for the badge.

Gerard
Forum: General Topics. 30-04-20, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 90
Posted By gb64
Hi gg The royal title wasn’t awarded until...

Hi gg
The royal title wasn’t awarded until 1946 in recognition for the regiments service in WW11 so the badge changed in time after this , I’m not sure what you mean for an A1A/21 badge:confused:...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 29-04-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 987
Posted By gb64
Yep i can see that now on the larger picture,...

Yep i can see that now on the larger picture, looks more likely as you say a cross or diced square??

Gerard
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 28-04-20, 09:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 987
Posted By gb64
Hello David, looks like a shamrock on the top...

Hello David, looks like a shamrock on the top part ?? Can you show the full picture, any other clues in that?

Gerard
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-04-20, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 274
Posted By gb64
Plastic cap badges are a good start with as Luke...

Plastic cap badges are a good start with as Luke said very few copies but can get very expensive for the rarest ones as I know from experience :eek Donít give up on the OSD I collect these and try to...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 27-04-20, 06:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 274
Posted By gb64
Have to agree with Luke itís a fake OSD, as he...

Have to agree with Luke itís a fake OSD, as he said with the regiments mentioned they have been faked through from other ranks to these OSD , with these badges if things look good with out the common...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-04-20, 10:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By gb64
And a few duff ones amongst them also :eek: ...

And a few duff ones amongst them also :eek:

Gerard
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-04-20, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By gb64
No not a good badge with castle intruding into...

No not a good badge with castle intruding into plinth


Gerard
Forum: The Home Front 26-04-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 227
Posted By gb64
Hi Terry, not a good badge unfortunately, should...

Hi Terry, not a good badge unfortunately, should be voided always & a seller to be wary of, they have been a topic of discussion on the forum on more than one occasion!!

Gerard
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 19-04-20, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 312
Posted By gb64
Any forum members win this photo today ? ...

Any forum members win this photo today ?

Gerard
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 18-04-20, 01:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,045
Posted By gb64
Hi all, going back to the beginning of the thread...

Hi all, going back to the beginning of the thread as pointed out the Middlesex Regt chap has a formation sign ? any more thoughts on this at all ??

Gerard
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-04-20, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 434
Posted By gb64
I had contacted the seller earlier as I like to...

I had contacted the seller earlier as I like to collect pattern cards to maybe advise him on his decimal point placing ! to be told that the card is the only original one used to make all the badges...
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