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Forum: General Topics. 06-12-21, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Luke, Not bizarre at all. Perhaps you have...

Luke,
Not bizarre at all.

Perhaps you have missed recent posts about MHS membership, purchase of the recent special publication on British Army Headdress and questions about customs duty on items...
Forum: General Topics. 06-12-21, 10:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Military Historical Society - Publications

The Military Historical Society (MHS) has asked that this notice be posted on the Forum:

“The Society routinely send our publications to members, and non-members, worldwide, when appropriate all...
Forum: Headdress 06-12-21, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 106
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Jon, Please see email with colour photo. ...

Jon,
Please see email with colour photo.

Tim
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 06-12-21, 06:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Leigh, Thanks, looks identical to mine in post...

Leigh,
Thanks, looks identical to mine in post 1.
Tim
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 05-12-21, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 362
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I have: DOWLER.BIRMINGHAM Also ...

I have:

DOWLER.BIRMINGHAM

Also
J.R.GAUNT LONDON LTD which I believe is a non MOD contract PRI badge

Also

Unmarked version, longer sword blades fitted with two longish lugs, not I believe...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 04-12-21, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Probably not very many wearing uniform as the...

Probably not very many wearing uniform as the Political Warfare Executive (PWE) was a secret department, when dealing with the outside world it used the cover name Political Intelligence Department...
Forum: General Topics. 02-12-21, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here is magpie’s post ...

Here is magpie’s post

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=15438

Tim
Forum: General Topics. 02-12-21, 01:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Some more information on ‘Gaunt sample cards’ in...

Some more information on ‘Gaunt sample cards’ in this previous thread:
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=8807

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 01-12-21, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Looks to be an all metal Senior Ranks or possibly...

Looks to be an all metal Senior Ranks or possibly Officer’s version. Metal stag/moose on chrome/nickel cross.

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 30-11-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,526
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Cypress green piping on the shoulder straps is...

Cypress green piping on the shoulder straps is correct for Intelligence Corps Number 1 Dress Blues for other ranks. Females were badged Intelligence Corps from the early 1990s.

Rank chevrons...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 30-11-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By grey_green_acorn
My posts above quoted official dress regulations...

My posts above quoted official dress regulations for Army personnel wearing the RM Green Beret and the Airborne Maroon Beret.

I repeat that the 3 Commando Brigade FS knife on a green green square...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 29-11-21, 05:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,505
Posted By grey_green_acorn
CMP cap badge with ‘MILITARY POLICE’ ground off...

CMP cap badge with ‘MILITARY POLICE’ ground off and worn by NCOs of the Field Securiy Police 1937 - 1940 when incorporated into the newly formed Intelligence Corps.

From the Professor Charles...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 29-11-21, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Jerry, With the exception of the 9 Para Sqn DZ...

Jerry,
With the exception of the 9 Para Sqn DZ flash I don’t think you will find many. This is because by 1969 few cloth formation badges were being worn and the issue of dpm combat dress in...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 29-11-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By grey_green_acorn
David, Thanks, am I correct in thinking that...

David,
Thanks, am I correct in thinking that these ‘new metal’ RADC titles were/are worn with rank badges on epaulettes of the coloured jersey and not on Service Dress?

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 29-11-21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By grey_green_acorn
A fairly smart group of NCOs, mostly Lance...

A fairly smart group of NCOs, mostly Lance Corporals with a Corporal and Sergeant. They are wearing their ‘best’ forage caps not SD caps. No arm bands but could they be Garrison or Military Police?...
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 29-11-21, 02:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 346
Posted By grey_green_acorn
All are wearing distinctive non-Scottish Officers...

All are wearing distinctive non-Scottish Officers Service Dress and some with lanyards. There seem to be a variety of coloured shirts and ties. It was the custom that officer cadets wore Officer...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 29-11-21, 11:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By grey_green_acorn
As said by Royal these are the regulations for...

As said by Royal these are the regulations for the wearing of the Green RM beret.
i) All ranks serving with FLEET who have passed the All Arms or Reserve Forces
Commando Course may wear the green...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 29-11-21, 11:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Technically the 3 Commando Brigade FS knife on a...

Technically the 3 Commando Brigade FS knife on a square background is a Formation Badge worn by every member of the Brigade on the left arm. Individuals should wear a Tactical Recognition Flash...
Forum: Military Buttons 29-11-21, 10:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here are examples side by side. I do not know if...

Here are examples side by side. I do not know if the Rifle Brigade or KRRC (and other Rifle Regiments) wore the strung or ribboned sort or are they manufacturer’s variations.
Over to the button...
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 29-11-21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 346
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Agree with Hoot that it is Lancashire Fusiliers....

Agree with Hoot that it is Lancashire Fusiliers. Is it significant that there are no collar badges being worn?

Tim
Forum: Military Buttons 28-11-21, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By grey_green_acorn
King’s Crown Tim

King’s Crown

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 28-11-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 252
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I haven't got one - only an image, but how does...

I haven't got one - only an image, but how does it compare to this?

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 28-11-21, 02:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 252
Posted By grey_green_acorn
This beret badge exists thought to have been worn...

This beret badge exists thought to have been worn by RLC chefs attached to 1 KING’S in the 1990s.

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 28-11-21, 12:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 252
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Possibly worn by a RLC chef? Tim

Possibly worn by a RLC chef?

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 28-11-21, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 310
Posted By grey_green_acorn
The 102 Logistics Brigade is an embroidered...

The 102 Logistics Brigade is an embroidered device cut from a T shirt.

Tim
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