British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum
ebay
'Badges/Patches' 'Militaria, Badges'    Medals

 Military Badges

 All British  WW1  WW2 WW1   WW2

Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Search Forums

 Other Pages: Galleries, Links etc.
Glossary  Books by Forum Members     Canadian Pre 1914    CEF    CEF Badge Inscriptions   Canadian post 1920     Canadian post 1953     British Cavalry Badges     Makers' Marks    Pipers' Badges  Canadian Cloth Titles  Books
 
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: GregN
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 17-08-18, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By GregN
Thanks Pete, I was fairly certain it was good but...

Thanks Pete, I was fairly certain it was good but I'm not up on British material. My photos are rather flat, in hand the badge is gorgeous.

KR,

Greg
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 16-08-18, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By GregN
The Royal Sussex Regiment Officers Badge

Hi all, I picked this up a few weeks ago. I think it's a good one but I'm asking the Forum just in case it's not. The lugs are I think original to the badge but they've been reattached. The...
Forum: Infantry 11-08-18, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Posted By GregN
Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Hi All, in a bit of a buying frenzy lately. I'm happy to add these officers badges once worn by R. D. Weldon. He was a OR in WW2 and an officer post-war. The hat badge is hallmarked for 1941. ...
Forum: Infantry 08-08-18, 12:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 93
Posted By GregN
Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Officer's Shoulder-belt Plate

Hi all, I took a chance on a on-line auction and am very happy to add this magnificent officer's Queen's Own Rifles of Canada shoulder-belt plate to my collection. The plate has Birmingham hallmarks...
Forum: Infantry 22-07-18, 09:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 833
Posted By GregN
nice one Don! Greg

nice one Don!

Greg
Forum: Infantry 16-07-18, 04:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By GregN
Hi Walt, attached is a link to my ICCS stuff. My...

Hi Walt, attached is a link to my ICCS stuff. My badge is just like yours but they do repro it now. The US vets call these locally-made badges "beer-can" badges based on the thin gauge of the metal...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 15-07-18, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By GregN
Thanks Mike, great information! Greg

Thanks Mike, great information!

Greg
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran, Lapel Badges and Challenge Coins 13-07-18, 12:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 119
Posted By GregN
Legion of Frontiersmen - British Columbia

Hi all, just back from a business trip into the BC Interior and came out with all kinds of interesting finds. I'm excited to find and find out more about this Legion of Frontiersmen British Columbia...
Forum: Other Militaria 17-06-18, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By GregN
Great CANADIAN content! :):):)

Great CANADIAN content! :):):)
Forum: Infantry 06-04-18, 02:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By GregN
Nice Mike, that's the current badge for the pipe...

Nice Mike, that's the current badge for the pipe band of the Edmonton Police Service and Loyal Edmonton Regiment. It's very hard to find as circulation is restricted to members only. It comes in...
Forum: General Topics 04-01-18, 04:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 905
Posted By GregN
I had a GREAT 2017, picking up all manner of...

I had a GREAT 2017, picking up all manner of useful items for my many collections. For badges, I think one of my best buys was a fantastic 16th CEF officers badge in sterling. The condition was...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 02-12-17, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By GregN
Metal Albatross Badge

Hi guys, I've seen this badge in books but now that I have one, I can't find the books or the images :confused:. As I don't collect RAF/RFC stuff what is this badge and what era?

This is very...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 02-12-17, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By GregN
Hi BC, the first image with the albatross and...

Hi BC, the first image with the albatross and crown is actually the central motif of a RAF officers sword guard. It would have been trimmed then inset into the guard. If you Google it, you will...
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 15-10-17, 03:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By GregN
Wow, VERY nice and exceptionally rare! greg

Wow, VERY nice and exceptionally rare!

greg
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 21-03-17, 04:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By GregN
Thanks Tony, so the Jenings marked badge is...

Thanks Tony, so the Jenings marked badge is earlier, possibly WW1 era and the unmarked badge is WW2? These both appear to be officers badges but I would like confirmation just to be sure.

The...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 20-03-17, 10:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By GregN
The Cheshire Regiment

Hi all, I picked up this selection of Cheshire Regiment badges at this past weekend's gun show. I'm not up on British badges so I'm hoping the British brothers can answer some questions I have.
...
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 13-11-16, 04:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 966
Posted By GregN
Looks ok to me Phil. Greg

Looks ok to me Phil.

Greg
Forum: Infantry 13-11-16, 04:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,423
Posted By GregN
Yes for a Varsity Jacket. My father has his from...

Yes for a Varsity Jacket. My father has his from 1965.

Greg
Forum: Infantry 30-10-16, 12:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,050
Posted By GregN
Hi Don, I had my officers 245 CEF stuff handy so...

Hi Don, I had my officers 245 CEF stuff handy so I took a quick pic. At least in the case of the officers issue it appears that they welded a 245 over the 87th CEF collar.

Cheers,

Greg
Forum: Corps, Branches and the Royal Canadian Artillery 06-08-16, 08:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,311
Posted By GregN
I have a bi-metal collar badge by Gaunt. It's...

I have a bi-metal collar badge by Gaunt. It's flat backed. I do not trust any badge that's plated silver. I've never seen another collar like mine but I assume that if the collar was bi-metal,...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 04-04-16, 03:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 633
Posted By GregN
Odd Seforth Highlanders Badge - Amy ideas?

Hi guys, I picked up this odd bullion (metal thread) badge with some links to the Seaforth Highlanders. I picked it up in Canada but I think it has a UK connection. Any ideas? My gut says it's a...
Forum: General Topics 30-03-16, 02:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,334
Posted By GregN
Yes I did although I didn't ask the price. Its...

Yes I did although I didn't ask the price. Its funny that I had not ever seen the badge then in the space of 3 weeks, had one, bought another as an upgrade, then sold one and then see another.
...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 20-03-16, 01:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,852
Posted By GregN
Hi all, I'll echo Michael on the confusing nature...

Hi all, I'll echo Michael on the confusing nature of this badge. I picked up this strange badge today and after looking at several threads I'm more confused than ever. What is the Forum's thoughts...
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 15-02-16, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By GregN
Looking through some other posts, and I thought...

Looking through some other posts, and I thought perhaps the badge was for the Woman's division of the RCAF?

Greg
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 15-02-16, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By GregN
Thanks SAS, it's an odd badge. Non-Band makes...

Thanks SAS, it's an odd badge. Non-Band makes sense as I have several sets of buttons for the RCAF band and they are all silver. I have several of the common badges but this one has such a deluxe...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:56 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.