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Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 21-09-19, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Britbadge
Thank you for clearing up the "muddy waters"...

Thank you for clearing up the "muddy waters" regarding this issue. :)
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 19-09-19, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By Britbadge
Isle of Man Cap or Collar

Can anyone provide information on the following badge: Is it a cap badge or collar dog?

It is my understanding that the KC version was worn as a cap badge, but the QC version is used as a collar...
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 11-09-19, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By Britbadge
ANZUK Police Singapore

Can anyone provide information on the history of the police unit?
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 28-08-19, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 172
Posted By Britbadge
Harry Wynne

Yes, I've messaged him, never got a reply; hence, the shout out to see if I can buy an old used copy or even buy a Xeroxed, home made, copy of a copy - Don't know how many pages are involved?
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 28-08-19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 172
Posted By Britbadge
Jerry, Thanks for the rapid response - I...

Jerry,

Thanks for the rapid response - I would like to buy a copy or buy a copy of a copy, if you get my drift.

Drew
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 28-08-19, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By Britbadge
Badges and insignia of the M.O.D Police

Does anyone know of a book or work regarding the following:

"Badges and insignia of the M.O.D Police"
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 28-08-19, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 172
Posted By Britbadge
Badges and insignia of the M.O.D Police

Does nay one have or know anything about the following book/work:

"Badges and insignia of the M.O.D Police"

By, Harry Wynne?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-08-19, 03:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,333
Posted By Britbadge
Bait

The bait that brings a smile are those that gives one the belief that the seller doesn't know what they have...."found in a box buried under dusty old clothes" or "selling for an old, disabled,...
Forum: General Topics. 15-08-19, 02:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 87
Posted By Britbadge
The United states of the Ionian Islands

The United states of the Ionian Islands. A British "Protectorate" from 1815 to 1864. I have a small (tiny) 1 Lepton coin dated 1849. They even had postage stamps with a youthful looking Queen...
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 14-08-19, 04:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 136
Posted By Britbadge
The United states of the Ionian Islands.

The United states of the Ionian Islands. A British "Protectorate" from 1815 to 1864. I have a small (tiny) 1 Lepton coin dated 1849. They even had postage stamps with a youthful looking Queen...
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 14-08-19, 04:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 87
Posted By Britbadge
The United states of the Ionian Islands.

A question which involves The United states of the Ionian Islands. A British "Protectorate" from 1815 to 1864. I have a small (tiny) 1 Lepton coin dated 1849. They even had postage stamps with a...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 11-08-19, 10:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By Britbadge
Why would the Bermuda CRE use "M" ?

Why would the Bermuda CRE use "M" ?
Forum: Indian Badges 08-08-19, 07:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By Britbadge
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 08-08-19, 02:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By Britbadge
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Police 07-08-19, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,198
Posted By Britbadge
In 1947 the right wing Afrikaner Nationalists...

In 1947 the right wing Afrikaner Nationalists Party started to disassociate themselves from the British monarchy. In 1952, the title of South African Navy vessels HMSAS (His Majesty's South African...
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 07-08-19, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By Britbadge
Thank you for your response. Question is -...

Thank you for your response.

Question is - During which reign was this badge worn?
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 07-08-19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By Britbadge
GRI - GV or GVI

Okay, if the G & R are intertwined at the top = GV, and if the G & R are just touching at the to = G VI.


What about this one???

Not trying to be difficult, just trying to get a grip on this...
Forum: General Topics. 06-08-19, 07:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Britbadge
Question Cypher

Okay, if the G & R are intertwined at the top = GV, and if the G & R are just touching at the to = G VI.


What about this one???

Not trying to be difficult, just trying to get a grip on this
Forum: General Topics. 06-08-19, 07:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Britbadge
Good illustration - Thanks!:D

Good illustration - Thanks!:D
Forum: General Topics. 05-08-19, 07:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Britbadge
GRI Cypher

Point taken. Here are two examples.

Thank you for your response.
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 04-08-19, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 388
Posted By Britbadge
Thumbs up Dave, Wow!!..... You are indeed a Guru -...

Dave,

Wow!!..... You are indeed a Guru - Thank you so much for sharing all of your "pearls of wisdom."

How did you come by all this wealth of information?

Humble Grasshopper!
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 04-08-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 94
Posted By Britbadge
Solomon Island Police

Looking for:

1. BSIP King Crown Cap Badges.

2. Royal Solomon Island Police Cap Badges; Green background - I believe this version was pre 2003????

3. Royal Solomon Island Police Cap Badges;...
Forum: General Topics. 04-08-19, 12:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Britbadge
:confused:What about the GRI under some East...

:confused:What about the GRI under some East African Badges, such as Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika...Neither touching nor intertwined.
Forum: General Topics. 04-08-19, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By Britbadge
Wow! Like a true Sapper....Leading the way! My...

Wow! Like a true Sapper....Leading the way! My grandfather and father were CRE. Could you possibly provide some reference to this?

Cheers,

Drew
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 03-08-19, 11:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 388
Posted By Britbadge
Dave, Do you happen to have the index for...

Dave,

Do you happen to have the index for the badges in the picture that you kindly sent.

Also, any info regarding the title "Falkland Constabulary" which I have seen, but never...
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