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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By Nozzer
I saw one very similar to this on ebay recently,...

I saw one very similar to this on ebay recently, it might have been the same one. I will see if I still have it saved in my watch list.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 15-08-22, 12:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By Nozzer
Thanks Wilf, Now to find a St Edmund's...

Thanks Wilf,

Now to find a St Edmund's College cap badge :cool:
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-08-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By Nozzer
Now sold.

Now sold.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-08-22, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By Nozzer
On hold pending payment.

On hold pending payment.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-08-22, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By Nozzer
For sale - Berkhamsted OTC cap badge

Nice to find one with antlers still attached!

£45 includes UK postage. Overseas add £3

Payment by Paypal only please, PM if interested.

Andrew
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 10-08-22, 05:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 705
Posted By Nozzer
I remember that there was a large surplus shop in...

I remember that there was a large surplus shop in Union Street. Can't remember what it was called, but it was an amazing place and I picked up many treasures back in the early 1980's. I remember...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 26-07-22, 10:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 705
Posted By Nozzer
I believe one or two members of the forum are...

I believe one or two members of the forum are still serving, so they might be able to pop into slops and find what the official issue caps/covers are. The only company that I have found that are...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 16-07-22, 09:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 556
Posted By Nozzer
ALL of the stars have been faked for many years...

ALL of the stars have been faked for many years and continue to be to this day. I got my fingers burnt with a pacific star back in the 1980's and made sure that it never happened again. Of course,...
Forum: General Topics. 16-07-22, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By Nozzer
Nice to see the Barrow & North Lonsdale by...

Nice to see the Barrow & North Lonsdale by Lambourne. One I have been after for some considerable time now.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 16-07-22, 08:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 780
Posted By Nozzer
posted in error

posted in error
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 29-06-22, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By Nozzer
Cracking tally, looks to be in almost mint...

Cracking tally, looks to be in almost mint condition. Thank you for showing. Not envious at all!!
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 29-06-22, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Nozzer
Hi Pete, I wasn't trying to correct you in...

Hi Pete,

I wasn't trying to correct you in any way, I was just adding the information for completeness of my previous post.

All the best,

Andrew
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 28-06-22, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By Nozzer
Manufactured during WW2 and available only from...

Manufactured during WW2 and available only from commercial outlets such as Naval tailors, so not official issue

A blind eye was turned to the wearing of these tallies to some extent in the Royal...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 28-06-22, 05:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By Nozzer
Not very, unfortunately. They do turn up,...

Not very, unfortunately.

They do turn up, but they tend to be expensive and given the age they are quite fragile. In over 40 years of collecting RN cap ribbons, I have not managed to pick one up...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 28-06-22, 04:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Nozzer
AFO 1266/39 of May 1939 (pattern 55) Source...

AFO 1266/39 of May 1939 (pattern 55)

Source "Royal Navy Uniforms 1930-1945" by Martin J Brayley
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 27-06-22, 04:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Nozzer
Sorry Alex, I meant a picture of the one in the...

Sorry Alex, I meant a picture of the one in the opening post.
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 27-06-22, 02:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Nozzer
Possibly Alex, but I think the hole could just be...

Possibly Alex, but I think the hole could just be corrosion and I can see no evidence of the other hole at the bottom of the anchor for the overlay.

Any chance of a picture of the reverse so we...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 27-06-22, 01:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Nozzer
Worn in the Naval Sun Helmet by ratings not...

Worn in the Naval Sun Helmet by ratings not dressed as seaman (Class III Ratings) and introduced in 1939.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-06-22, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 273
Posted By Nozzer
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-06-22, 03:22 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,158
Posted By Nozzer
Second one is the Khedive's Star, so I assume the...

Second one is the Khedive's Star, so I assume the first one is the Egypt Medal 1882-1889. Last one could possibly be a Long Service and Good Conduct Medal.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 12-06-22, 11:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By Nozzer
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 11-06-22, 05:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By Nozzer
Alan, Is there any chance that you can move...

Alan,

Is there any chance that you can move this thread to another section please? I understand that classified adds disappear after a time?

Thanks
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-06-22, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By Nozzer
Alan, Is there any chance that you can move...

Alan,

Is there any chance that you can move this thread to another section please? I understand that classified adds disappear after a time?

Thanks
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 11-06-22, 05:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By Nozzer
I look forward to seeing it if you can find it. ...

I look forward to seeing it if you can find it.



I have another postcard that came with this one which he sent to his sister and is dated 1914.



In my opinion, he is wearing an OSD cap...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-06-22, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By Nozzer
I look forward to seeing it if you can find it. ...

I look forward to seeing it if you can find it.



I have another postcard that came with this one which he sent to his sister and is dated 1914.



In my opinion, he is wearing an OSD cap...
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