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Forum: General Topics. Today, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 199
Posted By Home Guard
Gentlemen, Thank you for the additional...

Gentlemen, Thank you for the additional information and pictures. I do see the difference between my embroidered beret badge and the others shown. Think I'll keep a lookout for a nice British one...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Today, 04:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By Home Guard
Leigh, My wife agrees!!! But who would want it,...

Leigh, My wife agrees!!! But who would want it, so who would I give it to??? Ask her and it's just a bunch of old junk!!! So you see my dilemma!

Terry

PS - I suggest hovering near the curb...
Forum: General Topics. Today, 01:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 199
Posted By Home Guard
Thank you Gentlemen! it's always a very exciting...

Thank you Gentlemen! it's always a very exciting time when a batch package arrives, and I worry them through the mail all the way!!! Wait till you see my big batch!!! Plus a couple of others - a...
Forum: General Topics. Yesterday, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 199
Posted By Home Guard
Small Batch Just Received Plus One

Just thought I would share a small batch I just received from one of my favorite, top dealers. He kindly lets me put items on hold until I can manage them and have enough to make a decent package....
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 19-01-22, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By Home Guard
I bought the two RCAMC titles without glue on he...

I bought the two RCAMC titles without glue on he back and they arrived today. I am very pleased and thank Joakim for a very pleasant transaction!
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-01-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 922
Posted By Home Guard
I have one of these civilian brassards as well. ...

I have one of these civilian brassards as well.

I saw an eBay listing for one that said something to the effect that it was worn by civilian contractors to help military personal with new...
Forum: Indian Badges 18-01-22, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By Home Guard
My first thought when I saw it was of Hanuman. He...

My first thought when I saw it was of Hanuman. He was a mighty monkey warrior and the faithful servant of Rama. He fought with Rama in the war against Ravana and his demons to rescue Sita, Rama's...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 17-01-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Home Guard
Typically Army and Navy insignia are gold and Air...

Typically Army and Navy insignia are gold and Air Force insignia are silver. But, I cannot say for sure that would always be the case.

The style of the wings and having the atom emblem on your...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 17-01-22, 03:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Home Guard
Stumps me! I've tried to find it under nuclear,...

Stumps me! I've tried to find it under nuclear, atomic, space, etc. but no luck,

Terry
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-01-22, 03:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By Home Guard
These kinds of threads are always so beneficial...

These kinds of threads are always so beneficial and helpful. I always appreciate hem.

Terry
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 16-01-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 241
Posted By Home Guard
To me that is a very lovely badge which has...

To me that is a very lovely badge which has definitely been worn instead of sitting on the QM shelf. Thanks for sharing!

Terry
Forum: The Home Front 16-01-22, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By Home Guard
In Jon Mills excellent book on the Home Guard he...

In Jon Mills excellent book on the Home Guard he has a picture of the badge in his "Home Guard Yes or No?" picture section, and in the related chapter he says that it has been suggested that RoF HG...
Forum: The Home Front 15-01-22, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By Home Guard
Jerry, I agree with you. I have only seen it as...

Jerry, I agree with you. I have only seen it as worn by Royal Ordenance Factory workers.

If you scroll down to pages 9 and 10 in this PDF file you will see a picture of some ROF ladies wearing the...
Forum: The Home Front 14-01-22, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By Home Guard
That's GREAT! Thanks mark!!!! Terry

That's GREAT! Thanks mark!!!!

Terry
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 14-01-22, 01:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 624
Posted By Home Guard
Clive, How would you like to double your...

Clive, How would you like to double your investment???? Nah, I didn't think so! :)

I would say a very lucky buy!

Terry
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Home Guard
Never a worry Jerry, as I am quite used to the...

Never a worry Jerry, as I am quite used to the time difference and am just grateful for what I have been able to get. I never begrudge anyone for beating me to something, all part of the game.

I...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Home Guard
Jerry, You beat me to them!!! That's what I get...

Jerry, You beat me to them!!! That's what I get for living 6 hours behind you all. But I'd be in BIG trouble if i lived in your time zone as I'd be driving on the wrong side of the road!!!:)
...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 624
Posted By Home Guard
Thanks all gentlemen! Yes, I suspect those that...

Thanks all gentlemen! Yes, I suspect those that did get one, kept it as a souvenir.

David, I misread your post and apologize. I read it as it was never worn, now I understand it was your regiment...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 13-01-22, 02:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 624
Posted By Home Guard
Graham, That is really funny too!!! On the...

Graham,

That is really funny too!!! On the serious side I was living in Atlanta during those Olympics when the bomb went off. That was not funny!

Terry
Forum: The Australian General Service Badge (Rising Sun) 12-01-22, 05:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,482
Posted By Home Guard
All of my Australian Nurses throat badges are pin...

All of my Australian Nurses throat badges are pin back. I would think it might be difficult to fit one with lugs, but can't say for sure.

Terry
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 12-01-22, 05:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 624
Posted By Home Guard
Thanks Jerry and David, There are some...

Thanks Jerry and David,

There are some pictures of it being worn, which is how I first learned of the patch. It's not in my area of collecting, but since I was there that year it would be nice to...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 12-01-22, 04:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 624
Posted By Home Guard
2012 Olympics Patch

I might be interested in getting one of these 2012 Olympic patches. How hard are they to come by and what is the going rate for one?
...
Forum: General Topics. 12-01-22, 12:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 405
Posted By Home Guard
Thanks Mike!!! Ok, Then the one I just got is...

Thanks Mike!!! Ok, Then the one I just got is Royal Green jackets and the Rifles is not yet made, so no need looking for it. When/if it ever is, I'll be looking for one.

Again, appreciate the...
Forum: General Topics. 11-01-22, 07:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 405
Posted By Home Guard
Thanks REME, Nope, mine is definitely gold...

Thanks REME,

Nope, mine is definitely gold wire. Any idea what that badge is then with the gold wire?

Rifles Medic badge stays on the wnat list!

Terry
Forum: General Topics. 11-01-22, 06:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 405
Posted By Home Guard
I have recently picked up this medic Asst. badge....

I have recently picked up this medic Asst. badge. Am I right in thinking it's a Rifles badge?
...
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