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Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 21-08-21, 05:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By Chacal
"Dagger" badge worn on Captain's collar

They interview the Captain between 0:31 and 0:44, what is the "dagger" badge on his collar?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-08-21, 04:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By Chacal
Hi Del It is the formation sign for War...

Hi Del

It is the formation sign for War Office Controlled Units.

All the best

Graham
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 08-08-21, 06:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By Chacal
SOLD.

SOLD.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-08-21, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By Chacal
Price reduction

Still available, price now £6 inc postage.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-08-21, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By Chacal
Price reduction

Still available, price now £5 inc postage.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-08-21, 01:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 99
Posted By Chacal
For sale - Surrey Police Auxiliary Messenger Service (PAMS) lapel badges

For Sale - Surrey Constabulary WWII-era Police Auxiliary Messenger Service (PAMS) enamel lapel badges, #400 and #786.

£10 each plus £2 UK postage 2nd Signed For Large Letter.

Paypal Families...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 06-08-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By Chacal
Hi Terry As Ive said in my reply to Paul,...

Hi Terry

As Ive said in my reply to Paul, there are several Facebook pages for challenge coin collectors, inc. one for UK collectors, and it is definitely very much the in-thing at present. I look...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 06-08-21, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By Chacal
Hi Paul If you were a member of the Police...

Hi Paul

If you were a member of the Police Memorabilia Collector's Club you could read the article I wrote on them in the latest issue. :D

Without rehashing it here I believe the British forces...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. 06-08-21, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By Chacal
Challenge coin marking 75th Anniv. Grant of 'Royal' prefix to Royal Military Police

A new addition to my small collection of personal challenge coins, just arrived today. It commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the Granting of the 'Royal' Prefix to the Corps of Royal Military Police...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 31-07-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 750
Posted By Chacal
Actually I was thinking of the redshirted...

Actually I was thinking of the redshirted security guys in Star Trek landing parties, whose only purpose is to die early in the episode hence "he's dead Jim".
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 31-07-21, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 750
Posted By Chacal
It's the guys in red shirts that have to worry. ...

It's the guys in red shirts that have to worry.

Graham
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 26-07-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 409
Posted By Chacal
Hi Billyh According to Messrs Wilkinson and...

Hi Billyh

According to Messrs Wilkinson and Cowdell 1931-1935, followed by the same in chrome 1935-1939, with the KC added 1939-date (pub. 2019).

Hope this helps

Graham
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-07-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 659
Posted By Chacal
I would have said Glasgow University OTC. ...

I would have said Glasgow University OTC.

Graham
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-07-21, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By Chacal
Paul Cronshaw appears to have been a coach...

Paul

Cronshaw appears to have been a coach operator in England: Google image search "Cronshaw" transport and it throws up a number of photos of their coaches.

Graham
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 08-07-21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By Chacal
Previously discussed here but no definte ID: ...

Previously discussed here but no definte ID:

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=84062&highlight=cheshire

Graham
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-07-21, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By Chacal
British Museum Warder’s cap badge, also comes in...

British Museum Warder’s cap badge, also comes in brass and chrome, and with different coloured cloth backings, I know of turquoise and black.

Graham
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 06-07-21, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By Chacal
I would have said GRI (not GRJ) is the Imperial...

I would have said GRI (not GRJ) is the Imperial cypher for Georgius Rex Imperator, used by George V, and possibly George VI.

Graham
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 04-07-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 163
Posted By Chacal
SOLD.

SOLD.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-07-21, 10:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By Chacal
SOLD.

SOLD.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-07-21, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 163
Posted By Chacal
For Sale - Royal Scots Dragoon Guards waist belt clasp badge

SOLD - Royal Scots Dragoon Guards waist belt clasp badge.

£8 inc. UK postage 2nd Signed For Large Letter.

Paypal Families and Friends payment preferred.

Thanks for looking

Graham
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-07-21, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By Chacal
For Sale - Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) pin badge

For Sale - Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) pin badge.

£7 inc. UK postage 2nd Signed For Large Letter.

Paypal Families and Friends payment preferred.

Thanks for looking
...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-07-21, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By Chacal
For Sale - Air Training Corps Welfare brooch/badge

For Sale - Air Training Corps Welfare brooch/badge.

£7 inc. UK postage 2nd Signed For Large Letter.

Paypal Families and Friends payment preferred.

Thanks for looking

Graham
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-07-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By Chacal
For Sale - Essex Regiment volunteer's WM collar badge

SOLD - Essex Regiment volunteer's WM collar badge.

£9 inc. UK postage 2nd Signed For Large Letter.

Paypal Families and Friends payment preferred.

Thanks for looking

Graham
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 26-06-21, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By Chacal
Hi Steve Nice interesting collection, wish...

Hi Steve

Nice interesting collection, wish I'd taken more notice of things like this when I was in.

Slighty off topic, but here is an RAAF Butterworth Yacht Club Malaysia 'beercan' badge I used...
Forum: Off topic 19-06-21, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 920
Posted By Chacal
Cape Stiffener and 3/5 Grain measurer

A couple of random bits I've held on to.

The top item is some form of fibreboard/heavy duty cardboard, labelled "Cape Stiffener", and measures 27.8 x 3cm, and is about 1.5mm thick. As I recall I...
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