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Forum: General Topics. 29-06-20, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 862
Posted By 41st
Sad news indeed. I've had some great badges from...

Sad news indeed. I've had some great badges from Lew over the years and like others a lot came in fag packets.
Hwyl,
Kevin
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 20-06-20, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By 41st
Dave, Interesting little aside for you. Where I...

Dave,
Interesting little aside for you. Where I live now was the Monmouthshire side of the border with Glamorgan even though in Cardiff. My Grandfather was in the Home Guard in an AA unit manning...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 01-06-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
Bore da Bantam, Your second badge does look...

Bore da Bantam,

Your second badge does look to be the same as the copied version that we have been discussing in this thread.

Cofion gorau,
Kevin
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 25-05-20, 08:58 PM
Replies: 2
RTR
Views: 176
Posted By 41st
👍 Rob

👍 Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 25-05-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2
RTR
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Posted By 41st
RTR

Iím after a good example of the above to go with the medals I have for a poor lad KiA with the Liverpool Welsh at El Alamein please.
Thanks in advance.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 25-05-20, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By 41st
Jon, Thanks for that. Saves me the effort of...

Jon,
Thanks for that. Saves me the effort of looking for one.
Kevin
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 25-05-20, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By 41st
46th (Liverpool Welsh) RTR

I just picked up the medals for a member of the above who was KiA at El Alamein and is buried there.
Iíd be very grateful if any of our RTR specialists would be kind enough to show me examples of...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 19-05-20, 02:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 490
Posted By 41st
The post below has more detail on this. ...

The post below has more detail on this.

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showpost.php?p=280546&postcount=51
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 19-05-20, 02:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 490
Posted By 41st
Simon, I take it you are aware that your left...

Simon,
I take it you are aware that your left hand 16th Welsh collar is good whilst the right hand one is a modern copy?
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news if you weren't.
In addition the 16th...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 09-05-20, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,880
Posted By 41st
With this unit it is always worth taking into...

With this unit it is always worth taking into consideration the fact that they were raised as a lancer unit with the intention of Owen Rhoscomyl that they become part of the Household Division. This...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 05-05-20, 08:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,880
Posted By 41st
Great work Jonathan.

Great work Jonathan.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-05-20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By 41st
All sorted. Thanks Rob.

All sorted. Thanks Rob.
Forum: Military Buttons 03-05-20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 231
Posted By 41st
You might want to look at this:- Hi Griff, ...

You might want to look at this:-

Hi Griff,

The "PYC" button is listed in the Bosley's Button Auction on 15th Feb 2006 (lots : 509, 510 & 511). It is described as :

"Perthshire Yeomanry...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-05-20, 11:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By 41st
Motor Machine Gun

I am after one of the above for a man who first served in the Welsh Regít & then went on to serve in the MGC Motor section late in the 1st World War. Whilst in this unit he earned a BWM, which I...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 28-04-20, 04:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 10,733
Posted By 41st
Finally managed to pick up a bi-metal Flint and...

Finally managed to pick up a bi-metal Flint and Denbigh Yeomanry example, shown below with the its predecessor's badges. The C & D example with the slider has the 12.5mm Gaunt London with no dot mark.
Forum: General Topics. 27-04-20, 08:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,046
Posted By 41st
I’ve had these two unvoided examples shown either...

I’ve had these two unvoided examples shown either side of a marked Lambourne example. This pattern is shown in Cox but there is no reference to the manufacturer which I am sure is Lambourne. I have...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-04-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
Paul, Looks fine to me. Kevin

Paul,
Looks fine to me.
Kevin
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 25-04-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
Jonathan, Do you have anything to confirm they...

Jonathan,
Do you have anything to confirm they were only issued in one piece. After all the only other one piece construction badges worn by the regiment both date from the 1st World War i.e. the EI...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 23-04-20, 08:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
Nothing wrong with that one Keith, great...

Nothing wrong with that one Keith, great condition too.
At present I think these were worn by the militia as I do have photos of the VBs wearing their specific Battín designated badges i.e. 1st VB...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 23-04-20, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 240
Posted By 41st
Yes, same size as the cap badge. You see more of...

Yes, same size as the cap badge. You see more of these with lugs on, which were for the collars, than you do with blades which were for the caps.
Forum: General Topics. 23-04-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 96
Posted By 41st
Great image. Iíll dig out one Iíve picked up to...

Great image.
Iíll dig out one Iíve picked up to the 19th at Newbridge.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 23-04-20, 07:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
As stated above all the first pattern badges I...

As stated above all the first pattern badges I have in my collection have a notably different font, in both style and size, to the usual example that keeps cropping up for offer as a genuine 7th...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 23-04-20, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 240
Posted By 41st
Thanks Jonathan, I've never seen a photo of this...

Thanks Jonathan, I've never seen a photo of this badge before. As you know I have the RWF one with the SA scroll and a photo of it being worn but not this one.
Diolch,
Kevin
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 23-04-20, 07:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
Iím afraid I have to disagree, you simply donít...

Iím afraid I have to disagree, you simply donít get that heavy block font style of lettering on the pre and WW1 era badges. It tends to be slightly smaller. Iíll post some comparisons later.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 22-04-20, 09:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,531
Posted By 41st
I wouldnít go for any of those.

I wouldnít go for any of those.
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