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Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-03-16, 10:28 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,294
Posted By davec2
Andy and Alan have disagreed about a badge, they...

Andy and Alan have disagreed about a badge, they often do ?

Because Andy got a little agitated with Alan and would not lie down and roll over and because some of Andy's comments included some...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-03-16, 01:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,294
Posted By davec2
Now I find out that Andy was not swearing but...

Now I find out that Andy was not swearing but just doing what 99% of members do when they get irate, first letter and then stars to let people make their own minds up.

How you can call a letter...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 10-03-16, 10:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,294
Posted By davec2
When I signed up, the people with the foulest...

When I signed up, the people with the foulest mouths were generally Officers and NCO's.
The word profanity is a little old fashioned particularly for a load of ex service men, unless of course, you...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 10-03-16, 09:34 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,294
Posted By davec2
What a really interesting debate ! On second...

What a really interesting debate !

On second thoughts, it can not be a debate because Alan, you have now banned Andy for having his own opinion, in a perverse way, " Animal Farm " comes to mind.
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-03-16, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 804
Posted By davec2
Cheers Wilf, On top of Brian's post I now...

Cheers Wilf,

On top of Brian's post I now feel even better. :D :D :D :D :D

Dave. :D
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-03-16, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 804
Posted By davec2
Hello Brian, Now I feel a bit better, sorry...

Hello Brian,

Now I feel a bit better, sorry to be missing you as well ?? it's been a couple of years

Dave
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-03-16, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 804
Posted By davec2
It doesn't take a lot to make myself look a right...

It doesn't take a lot to make myself look a right ' plank ', Churchill 1949 shows it as a collar badge ?? :o

Dave.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-03-16, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 804
Posted By davec2
Cheers Andy, At least it's on lugs ?? ...

Cheers Andy,

At least it's on lugs ??

PM on it's way re 9th Lancers

Dave,
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-03-16, 05:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 804
Posted By davec2
12th County of London reg't, The Rangers ??

Following my disappointment with the last badge I showed, turned out to be a sweetheart/lapel badge to the 9th Londons !! here is another small badge ( approx. 32 mm ) that I have lost the info on.
...
Forum: Off topic 09-03-16, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,311
Posted By davec2
The skull is a little disconcerting ! :eek: ...

The skull is a little disconcerting ! :eek:

Do I approach you on Sunday or give you a wide berth ?? :rolleyes:

Dave. :D
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 07-03-16, 05:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,797
Posted By davec2
Don't worry unduly James, I am on FB and I...

Don't worry unduly James, I am on FB and I struggle to load photo's there let alone anywhere else.

For future reference it might be easier for you to open a forum file and when taken, just stick...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-03-16, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,062
Posted By davec2
Thanks Tim, OK I give in, I've been beaten...

Thanks Tim,

OK I give in, I've been beaten by two better men than I, so much for my hope beyond hope that it might be a Pagri badge lol :rolleyes:

Incoming ebay ???

Dave.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-03-16, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,062
Posted By davec2
Hello Andy, Are you saying, in your usual...

Hello Andy,

Are you saying, in your usual cryptic manner, that it has/had only one use and that was/is as a sweetheart badge ??

Dave.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-03-16, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,062
Posted By davec2
what is it ?

Can anyone identify this badge please ?

I have used a pair of collars to gauge the size ratio and the badge stands approximately 34 mm in height, even the brooch pin appears to be original !

I...
Forum: General Topics. 06-03-16, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,000
Posted By davec2
Yes Peter, Well spotted, it does have a...

Yes Peter,

Well spotted, it does have a Guelphic crown !!

Dave.
Forum: General Topics. 06-03-16, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,000
Posted By davec2
Hello Mark, I'm afraid I'm as much use as a...

Hello Mark,

I'm afraid I'm as much use as a F*** in a colander when it comes to identification, even when I am told what something is, I can forget in minutes !

However, here are some of my...
Forum: General Topics. 06-03-16, 12:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,642
Posted By davec2
Hello Ivan, I have three but I also have one...

Hello Ivan,

I have three but I also have one which is the EIIR crown on a white rose over a scroll with Yorkshire embossed on it, all four are in my favourites album ??

Dave.

PS, this one is...
Forum: Off topic 29-02-16, 08:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,585
Posted By davec2
Well, I now have a couple of people I can...

Well,

I now have a couple of people I can write emails to, funny old world innit !!

Dave. :cool:
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 24-02-16, 10:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 895
Posted By davec2
Hello Roy, I do not think it is a HP centre...

Hello Roy,

I do not think it is a HP centre !!

I think it has thr wrong fixing medium ???

Dave.
Forum: General Topics. 23-02-16, 03:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,997
Posted By davec2
Hello Simon, I must be really gullible,...

Hello Simon,

I must be really gullible, anyone seeing me walk up must think " here's another mug " !!

I bought it from a forum member for one of two sums ?? it was either 55.00p or 70.00p, if...
Forum: General Topics. 23-02-16, 01:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,997
Posted By davec2
Hello Alli, Thanks for your kind words ! ...

Hello Alli,

Thanks for your kind words !

A point I should raise is that I have never listed a belt buckle, the badge I listed was actually a belt badge which can command more than ten times the...
Forum: General Topics. 22-02-16, 06:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,997
Posted By davec2
One point of interest that has come out of this...

One point of interest that has come out of this discussion has made me ' chuckle '.

People buy furniture, property, land, vehicles, they save cash in high interest bank accounts, they even put...
Forum: General Topics. 22-02-16, 04:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,997
Posted By davec2
Earlier on I googled the price of petrol in 1963,...

Earlier on I googled the price of petrol in 1963, by then I had done two years in the army and had met my wife about a year after my discharge, that being the year I was referring to, unless google...
Forum: General Topics. 22-02-16, 03:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,997
Posted By davec2
:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D I quit the fags :cool: ...

:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D

I quit the fags :cool:

I might add that no-one was keener than me when I started collecting and I soon realised that I wanted the best and that it would not be cheap, I didn't...
Forum: General Topics. 22-02-16, 01:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,997
Posted By davec2
Peter, You have to stick to your guns and...

Peter,

You have to stick to your guns and take no notice of the " bully boys " and " head in sand " members who refuse to believe that time has moved on.

I have quite a few badges in the...
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