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Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 04-07-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By grey_green_acorn
Same seller also trades as ...

Same seller also trades as

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/m.html?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEFSXS%3AMESOI&_ssn=st8424&rt=nc

Tim
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 04-07-20, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By grey_green_acorn
It might have been made yesterday but Royal Navy...

It might have been made yesterday but Royal Navy and Royal Marine cloth badges are often seen with the VOCAB number embroidered or printed on the top right. It should be cut off before the badge is...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 04-07-20, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 156
Posted By grey_green_acorn
berets-badges on eBay ...

berets-badges on eBay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/berets-badges/m.html?_nkw=&_armrs=1&_ipg=&_from=

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 04-07-20, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 107
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Terry, It might possibly be a ‘Morrison’...

Terry,

It might possibly be a ‘Morrison’ badge with tapered slider. Take a look at this old thread at posts 1 and 2 for information and comparison pictures
...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 04-07-20, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By grey_green_acorn
VOCAB No is 32917 shown on the RM Historical site...

VOCAB No is 32917 shown on the RM Historical site

Tim
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 04-07-20, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 156
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Link ...

Link

https://www.royaltankregiment.com/store

Tim
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-07-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By grey_green_acorn
More posts on chromed Black Watch badges here: ...

More posts on chromed Black Watch badges here:
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7963&highlight=Black+watch+chrome

Tim
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-07-20, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Possibly modified to be worn by a civilian Pipe...

Possibly modified to be worn by a civilian Pipe Band?

Tim
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 30-06-20, 09:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,457
Posted By grey_green_acorn
If you wondered what an army Imagery Analyst was?...

If you wondered what an army Imagery Analyst was?

See https://wavellroom.com/2018/12/06/british-imagery-analysts-peering-window-opportunity/

Tim
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 30-06-20, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here is an image of the SHARPSHOOTERS shoulder...

Here is an image of the SHARPSHOOTERS shoulder title and Dunraven ribbon.

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-06-20, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Could well be a 10th Hussar officer’s collar...

Could well be a 10th Hussar officer’s collar badge. A few collar badges with clutch pin fittings were around in the 1960s. Back then officers were required to purchase their uniforms and insignia...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 29-06-20, 08:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,457
Posted By grey_green_acorn
A ‘Joint Service’ badge which may explain why its...

A ‘Joint Service’ badge which may explain why its hard to find details in the various available publications. This picture from the Formation Sign No 240 of 2010.

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 29-06-20, 08:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 174
Posted By grey_green_acorn
PL is correct. Here are some images of Birmingham...

PL is correct. Here are some images of Birmingham Mint Middlesex and Wiltshire regiments.

Tim

Complete information on the products of the Birmingham Mint in my album:
...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 29-06-20, 07:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,457
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Ray, So far can’t seem to find similar details...

Ray,
So far can’t seem to find similar details for the Imagery Analyst. I can tell you that it is/was worn by an Intelligence Corps Warrant Officer.

Tim
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 29-06-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,457
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here is the Airborne Technician Tim

Here is the Airborne Technician

Tim
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 29-06-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 98
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Could be, but it just occurs to me that it might...

Could be, but it just occurs to me that it might be a sort of proof for the olive green version but printed on white material. Or perhaps intended to be dyed olive green before issue?

Tim
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 29-06-20, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 98
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I have a similar one on olive green but don’t...

I have a similar one on olive green but don’t know dates of wear.
I also have this one on a white backing which, so far, has defied positive identification.

Tim

More helmet cover and ‘floppy’...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 27-06-20, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 259
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Agree with Mike that it is made from two separate...

Agree with Mike that it is made from two separate badges something similar to the attached. But what for? A large sweetheart brooch? Or something worn by a veteran?

Tim
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 27-06-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 354
Posted By grey_green_acorn
See post No 4 where I gave that exact...

See post No 4 where I gave that exact identification with a picture.

I post again because I wonder if my earlier post cannot be seen?

Tim
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 26-06-20, 10:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 139
Posted By grey_green_acorn
The ATS lanyard as in the photograph. Tim

The ATS lanyard as in the photograph.

Tim
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-06-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I would suggest 10th Hussars. But was it also...

I would suggest 10th Hussars. But was it also worn by officers of the RWY?

Tim
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 26-06-20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 139
Posted By grey_green_acorn
ATS personnel were permitted to wear the (usually...

ATS personnel were permitted to wear the (usually collar size) badge of the unit to which they were attached above their left breast pocket. The General List / General Service Corps Badge could...
Forum: General Topics. 26-06-20, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 103
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Mike and Andrew, Be aware that NSN...

Mike and Andrew,
Be aware that NSN 8465-99-975-7417 Lanyard black and red single cord is actually (Royal) Army Physical Training Corps and is not, nor ever has been the Royal Anglian Regiment.
...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-06-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 354
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I would suggest worn up until around 1998...

I would suggest worn up until around 1998 (although possibly earlier) when the Army Foundation College at Harrogate took over the training of junior soldiers.

Tim
Forum: General Topics. 26-06-20, 09:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 103
Posted By grey_green_acorn
You might take a look at my Album showing 200...

You might take a look at my Album showing 200 plus lanyards in my collection.

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/album.php?albumid=2027

Includes copies of official documentation and...
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