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Forum: General Topics. Today, 08:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By wardog
I dont know if certain battalions did one thing...

I dont know if certain battalions did one thing and other not-or if it varied with individual or rank but not all officer pictures I have seen show collars in use. Regards, Paul.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-06-22, 06:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By wardog
I've noticed some examples have the tip of tail...

I've noticed some examples have the tip of tail free/voided. I have seen that also with earlier lugged examples. Probably a makers variation but could be a pointer to an earlier made badge. Regards,...
Forum: General Topics. 29-05-22, 01:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 940
Posted By wardog
Thanks Luke. Usage not as simple as I thought...

Thanks Luke. Usage not as simple as I thought then. Cheers, Paul.
Forum: General Topics. 28-05-22, 11:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 940
Posted By wardog
Interesting- similar to my possible 7th The Welsh...

Interesting- similar to my possible 7th The Welsh Regiment.
Do you have an image of the later Lambourne's plaque Luke? I've not seen one. Regards, Paul.
Forum: General Topics. 28-05-22, 09:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 940
Posted By wardog
Thanks Luke. I think your points on an Accrington...

Thanks Luke. I think your points on an Accrington Pals Gaunt plaque badge may be an indication that other badges that turn up with a Gaunt or Lambourne plaque could be pre WO issue orders placed by...
Forum: General Topics. 26-05-22, 08:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 940
Posted By wardog
Thoughts on Lambourne MM plaques on rear of...

Thoughts on Lambourne MM plaques on rear of badges? Non War Office ordered- Territorial or Yeomanry? If so- is that the same with some Gaunt plaques? Regards, Paul.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-05-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 832
Posted By wardog
Brick course question only relating to flat top...

Brick course question only relating to flat top shields. Regards, Paul.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-05-22, 04:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 832
Posted By wardog
The acorns, bobble hats, teats or bulging condoms...

The acorns, bobble hats, teats or bulging condoms to the top of the Marsh badge towers are the most obvious thing I see when looking. They seem to be the only version like this. As long as we stay...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-05-22, 12:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 832
Posted By wardog
I think the Firmin slider braze hole badges look...

I think the Firmin slider braze hole badges look very similar from the front to the braze hole badges with lettering showing on rear of scroll, my example of which has worn crowns on the shield. I...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 16-05-22, 01:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 832
Posted By wardog
Two different strikes that both have flat top...

Two different strikes that both have flat top crowns. First I take to be the Marsh type - 'Acorns' on top of towers that look to bulge out and parallel sides to towers- second right as viewed outer...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-05-22, 06:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By wardog
I don't think the Marsh badge matches mine...

I don't think the Marsh badge matches mine exactly but i'm open to other opinions. I don't think the acorn turret tops match, detail is clear, slider looks OK. Do other earlier Cambridge badges use...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 13-05-22, 05:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 452
Posted By wardog
The search box on the SCC site does take a town...

The search box on the SCC site does take a town name and gives the nearest units. Unless they don't use TS ---- SCC as an address, it looks like most don't have a ship name. Regards, Paul.
PS Dead...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 12-05-22, 10:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 452
Posted By wardog
It looks like some Cap Tallys are TS -----SCC but...

It looks like some Cap Tallys are TS -----SCC but after a quick google some may use a Sea Cadet Corps Tally. It will be interesting to know how far the practice of linking to a ship or establishment...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 12-05-22, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By wardog
They look a good match for my example Chris-post...

They look a good match for my example Chris-post 12 https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=89279&highlight=cambridgeshire
There is a centre braze hole. Glad you have obtained...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 11-05-22, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 452
Posted By wardog
Would TS be Training Ship and if so would it...

Would TS be Training Ship and if so would it relate to an actual ship for training, a shore station or a cadet unit. Perhapes presented to the cadets in 1967 by a veteran of the 1918 raid? Regards,...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 10-05-22, 10:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By wardog
Tiptaft mark unlike the examples i have on the...

Tiptaft mark unlike the examples i have on the Australian Rising Suns. I would think it no good. Regards, Paul.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 08-05-22, 12:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 585
Posted By wardog
Do you have an opinion on the badge Paddy?...

Do you have an opinion on the badge Paddy? Regards, Paul.
Forum: Off topic 07-05-22, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 244
Posted By wardog
Its not just badges, I do a general Militaria...

Its not just badges, I do a general Militaria search for the 1914-18 period and although the stated number of matches are about the same i'm finding far fewer pages to search each day. Regards, Paul.
Forum: Off topic 06-05-22, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 244
Posted By wardog
I used to search 30 pages a day Luke but I've...

I used to search 30 pages a day Luke but I've only had six new pages or so a day for a week or so. Yes. the figures showing are what I expect but the amount of newly posted items available for me to...
Forum: Off topic 06-05-22, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 244
Posted By wardog
Ebay producing fewer results for cap badges.

I search on ebay for cap badges, world wide. Over the last week or so, although the results figure is around the same as usual, the actual number of pages of results is less than 25% of the usual...
Forum: General Topics. 03-05-22, 10:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By wardog
No bods for the Welsh Guards? Regards, Paul.

No bods for the Welsh Guards? Regards, Paul.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 23-04-22, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By wardog
Depending on price, I would be happy to have...

Depending on price, I would be happy to have almost any example of the scrolled badge, if all that's available is a worn scarce badge then that's certainly better than not having an example.
Anyone...
Forum: Other Military Topics 18-04-22, 09:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 975
Posted By wardog
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/174956995211 OP did...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/174956995211
OP did not make it clear but I took him to mean screw pickets-he could have meant angle iron pickets though. Ones on ebay very easy to trip over, often used...
Forum: General Topics. 17-04-22, 05:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 795
Posted By wardog
Cambridgeshire version with 'E' and braze holes....

Cambridgeshire version with 'E' and braze holes. Has a similar flat top shield. Regards, Paul.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-04-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By wardog
I don't think I've notice that pattern TS ever...

I don't think I've notice that pattern TS ever given a 100% positive opinion.
Too hard to call as good. Regards, Paul.
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