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Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 24-09-20, 05:22 PM
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Posted By irish
Belgian Exiled Forces WW2

Two berets coming form the same Belgian officer. First is a British made beret,.. while the second is a Belgian made example. The beret badges themselves are slightly different from one another....
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 22-09-20, 07:26 PM
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Views: 135
Posted By irish
Thanks Brian.... the most noticeable difference...

Thanks Brian.... the most noticeable difference between yours and the one posted by myself is the tapered slider on your example.... At least for the moment the other differences I am still...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 22-09-20, 03:02 PM
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Views: 135
Posted By irish
Thanks Luke,... the maker mark gave me the most...

Thanks Luke,... the maker mark gave me the most cause to doubt.
Jack
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 22-09-20, 02:36 PM
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Views: 135
Posted By irish
WW1 Jewish Bn/Judeans Badge Opinions.

What do any of the members think of this badge. After looking about it seems to have a chance. It has a slider which is good. I have not seen enough Marples & Beasley hallmarks in hand to say for...
Forum: Air Force 04-09-20, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By irish
Thank you Alex. The wing is nice and will now go...

Thank you Alex. The wing is nice and will now go into my wing collection.
Jack
Forum: Air Force 03-09-20, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By irish
Well that is surely possible. A peril of...

Well that is surely possible. A peril of collecting here In the states. If that ends up the case the small wing will look great in my wing collection.
Forum: Air Force 03-09-20, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By irish
SAAF Pilot. WW2 and early Post War Dress Jacket

Have had this one for a bit now. Very nice looking jacket.. Not sure if this is considered a Mess Dress or something different. Almost a tuxedo cut too it..

WW2 sevice medals as well a General...
Forum: Infantry 03-09-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 555
Posted By irish
Here a two Birks marked badges. A nicely struck...

Here a two Birks marked badges. A nicely struck piece with a pin back,.. unsure if this is a sweetheart or for other use. The other is a white metal piece with traditional lugs East and west. The...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 02-09-20, 05:38 PM
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Views: 138
Posted By irish
Ghanaian Troops in the Congo

Ghanaian Medal for service with the U.N. in the Congo 1960 to 1964. I will admit to not knowing all the criteria for this medal but must assume like other contingents it was for 3 or 6 months...
Forum: Air Force 02-09-20, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 111
Posted By irish
Well donít be too hard on yourself it can happen....

Well donít be too hard on yourself it can happen. Have a few horror stories of my own.
Forum: Air Force 02-09-20, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 111
Posted By irish
Nice uniform Leigh. Do not believe I had seen a...

Nice uniform Leigh. Do not believe I had seen a SAAF uniform complete as you show.
Forum: Air Force 02-09-20, 12:43 PM
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Views: 111
Posted By irish
Alex, thank you for that information.

Alex, thank you for that information.
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 01-09-20, 09:57 PM
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Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
Thanks Mike.

Thanks Mike.
Forum: Air Force 01-09-20, 07:33 PM
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Views: 111
Posted By irish
Thanks Paul.

Thanks Paul.
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 01-09-20, 07:25 PM
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Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
Mike, where was this photo taken? It has a full...

Mike, where was this photo taken? It has a full array of head gear.
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 01-09-20, 05:09 PM
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Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
The beret badges are interesting. They do not at...

The beret badges are interesting. They do not at first glanc look like the traditional UN badge. In the photo I had posted Earlier my assumption was an attempt to obscure/censor it. However the...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 01-09-20, 04:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
The helmet cover was on an American liner when I...

The helmet cover was on an American liner when I got it but the fit was poor. Need to do a bit more investigation.

These recent UN items posted came from a collector living not far from me. He...
Forum: Air Force 01-09-20, 04:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 111
Posted By irish
South African Air Force Korean War

Here is a 3 medal bar to a South African Airman who had served in the Korean War 1950-1953. The note that accompanied the medals mention him serving with the 2nd Sqd SAAF... the "Flying Cheetahs".. ...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 31-08-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
Irish Contingent items from Lebanon UNIFIL. 43rd,...

Irish Contingent items from Lebanon UNIFIL. 43rd, 52, and 76th Irish Bn pocket badges. As well an Irish Contingent UN helmet cover.
...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 31-08-20, 03:06 PM
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Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
A few more UN Pieces. A Brassard. As well both...

A few more UN Pieces. A Brassard. As well both the 1st and 2nd versions of the UN Congo service medal. First version medal having the Congo bar attached. The 2nd version of this medal did not use...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 31-08-20, 12:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
I have some additional Irish UN items. Some are...

I have some additional Irish UN items. Some are Congo era and some from the UNIFIL mission in Lebanon. I will post these in the next day or so.

I am wondering if a Moderator could change the...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 29-08-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,659
Posted By irish
Wonderful item.. particularly with an attachment...

Wonderful item.. particularly with an attachment to the A/35th Bn.
Thanks for posting
Forum: Infantry 29-08-20, 01:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By irish
Bill,.. post war makes sense as it came with some...

Bill,.. post war makes sense as it came with some British Commonwealth Korean War era pieces. Thanks
Forum: Infantry 28-08-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By irish
Royal 22e Regiment Officers Badge

Royal 22nd Infantry Regiment.... I say Officers badge due to the quality of construction. A well made piece by Gaunt. A short slider to the reverse.. Could this have been worn on a beret as opposed...
Forum: Infantry 28-08-20, 12:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 555
Posted By irish
Hello Fellas.... late to the conversation. Yes...

Hello Fellas.... late to the conversation. Yes the mark is at the top of the shield as shown by Mike.. It is faint on both badges. Thanks for the replies.
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