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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-07-21, 07:27 AM
Replies: 21
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Posted By grey_green_acorn
The anodised SAS cap badge was shown on British...

The anodised SAS cap badge was shown on British Army recruiting posters throughout the 1970s and 1980s. As a result many badges were indented for by QM departments and displayed on the poster. The...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-07-21, 07:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 524
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Cap badge of the Lee Enfield Rifles! Tim

Cap badge of the Lee Enfield Rifles!

Tim
Forum: General Topics. 28-07-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By grey_green_acorn
ZA718 Bravo November

Terry,
You might consider marking your Chinook as Bravo November ZA718. The aircraft served heroically in the Falklands and in every campaign since. She is still in service today.
See...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-07-21, 08:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By grey_green_acorn
At some point the Northumberland Hussars...

At some point the Northumberland Hussars (Squadron) wore (uniquely?) a chrome plated NH shoulder title.

Tim
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-07-21, 08:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,326
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I think these are the modern new metal collar...

I think these are the modern new metal collar badges referred to in post 10.
JSP768 Description: Badge, Organisation, Collar. All Ranks. B (Lanarkshire and Queen's Own Glasgow Yeomanry) Squadron....
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-07-21, 08:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Bob, Extract from Army Dress Committee meeting...

Bob,
Extract from Army Dress Committee meeting in 2010 approving silver QOY shoulder titles.

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 26-07-21, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Mess Dress collar badges have a black backing: ...

Mess Dress collar badges have a black backing:

https://ayogurkha.com/products/mess-dress-collar-badges-gurkha-sps-black-backing?variant=16679346405447

Tim
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 26-07-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Perhaps intended to be worn by GSPS officers and...

Perhaps intended to be worn by GSPS officers and WO1s attached to Queen’s Gurkha Engineers, Queen’s Gurkha Signals and Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment?

There cannot be very many GSPS...
Forum: Other Military Topics 24-07-21, 09:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 345
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here is a display of modern cavalry badges. Each...

Here is a display of modern cavalry badges. Each badge is mounted on a piece of coloured ‘fun foam’ and placed in the compartments of a 7 x 5 Riker Case with a glass lid. The cases measure 12” by...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 24-07-21, 04:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,204
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Regimental Buttons & Ribbons of the British Army - Danbury Mint

This copy of the sales leaflet may help - I do not have the set. looks like top row second from right is Grenadier Guards and bottom row extreme right is QARANC.

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 24-07-21, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Tim

Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

Tim
Forum: Off topic 23-07-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 303
Posted By grey_green_acorn
David, If you want to continue to sell on eBay...

David,
If you want to continue to sell on eBay you will have to register for their ‘Managed Payments’ scheme which allows buyers to pay eBay who then pay you (minus their fees) to your nominated...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 23-07-21, 06:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By grey_green_acorn
From the Marsh catalogue Tim

From the Marsh catalogue

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 23-07-21, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Bangalore Rifle Volunteers

Phil and Luke,
Many thanks Bangalore Rifle Volunteers it is.

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 23-07-21, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 422
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here are three I have: Large is not maker...

Here are three I have:

Large is not maker marked but numbered 33408

Small maker marked in relief J.R.GAUNT LONDON and numbered 173032

Small maker marked in relief J.R.GAUNT LONDON and...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 23-07-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By grey_green_acorn
KC over BVR in white metal

Identification assistance please on this:

King's Crown over bugle horn with letters 'BVR' in white metal measuring 30mm x 30mm

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 22-07-21, 06:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By grey_green_acorn
PM sent Tim

PM sent
Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 22-07-21, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Here is my 'set'. Came from MOD disposals via...

Here is my 'set'. Came from MOD disposals via dealer Andy Garrett about eight years ago.
Theory was RGR trial pattern but no evidence except a reference to 'Royal Gurkha Rifles, red and black on...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 22-07-21, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By grey_green_acorn
I could perhaps have been clearer by saying that...

I could perhaps have been clearer by saying that the Division/Brigade 'badge' is the cloth Formation Sign of a Jerboa (Desert Rat)! But I did mention 'Brigade' twice in my initial response. Here is...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 22-07-21, 08:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Terry, There is no “Divisional” cap badge as...

Terry,
There is no “Divisional” cap badge as the Division was composed of a mix of Teeth Arms, Support Arms and Services. Since forming at the start of WW2, in its time many Armoured and Infantry...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 17-07-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 457
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Possibly impressed leather? Tim

Possibly impressed leather?

Tim
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-07-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Wolverhampton etc Girls Band ???? See also...

Wolverhampton etc Girls Band ????

See also https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=85705

Tim
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 15-07-21, 09:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 390
Posted By grey_green_acorn
A few more: Tim

A few more:

Tim
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 15-07-21, 09:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 390
Posted By grey_green_acorn
The AT in wreath is the large pre 1960 pattern. ...

The AT in wreath is the large pre 1960 pattern. Here are a few more all large pattern:

Tim
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-07-21, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By grey_green_acorn
Thanks Simon, I thought I had seen similar badges...

Thanks Simon, I thought I had seen similar badges on the Forum.

Tim
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