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Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-02-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By 3battalion
Thanks for your reply Mike. Indeed, the...

Thanks for your reply Mike.

Indeed, the length of time the 52nd title was in use and the numbers produced may provide an indication of possible variations.

For comparison the British made US...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-02-21, 04:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By 3battalion
Gents, I've been following this thread and am...

Gents, I've been following this thread and am enjoying the information presented. What's confusing me as it seems some don't like it because the construction doesn't conform to other examples.
...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 20-02-21, 03:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By 3battalion
Here's an original set Mike Paul

Here's an original set Mike

Paul
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 12-02-21, 06:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By 3battalion
Message sent Billy. Regards Paul

Message sent Billy.

Regards

Paul
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 12-02-21, 03:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By 3battalion
I don't like it Luc. I love it! Nice...

I don't like it Luc.

I love it! Nice original title, but that's a high price for that title. I believe one sold on the forum for half that not long ago.

Paul
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 10-02-21, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 279
Posted By 3battalion
Interesting topic. Attached are a couple of...

Interesting topic.

Attached are a couple of modern Australian SAS Rubberised patches.

Paul
Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 07-02-21, 04:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By 3battalion
Thanks Roy Paul

Thanks Roy

Paul
Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 07-02-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By 3battalion
An original set for comparison mate. Paul

An original set for comparison mate.

Paul
Forum: General Topics. 02-02-21, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By 3battalion
Nice additions Terry. Paul

Nice additions Terry.

Paul
Forum: Off topic 15-01-21, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By 3battalion
G'day Dave, Interesting topic and glad you...

G'day Dave,

Interesting topic and glad you are recovering from Covid.

To answer your question about sharing / passing on knowledge, and I know this sounds simplistic, but the forum is the means...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 14-01-21, 11:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 456
Posted By 3battalion
CB, You could well be right as it is unlike...

CB,

You could well be right as it is unlike anything I've come across.

I wonder type of civilian button this is as it does look like a Coldstream Guards button but from what era I've got no...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-01-21, 03:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 456
Posted By 3battalion
Gents, I appreciate all the help. ...

Gents,

I appreciate all the help.

Here's a few more photos.

Paul
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 13-01-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 456
Posted By 3battalion
Hard to tell but I think it's brass. Good...

Hard to tell but I think it's brass.

Good lead on the collar insignia given the small size of the badge.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 12-01-21, 05:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 456
Posted By 3battalion
Unknown Andy,but it's a good lead. Paul

Unknown Andy,but it's a good lead.

Paul
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 12-01-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 456
Posted By 3battalion
Coldstream Guards Button on Cloth Star Backing

Gents,

I came across this most unusual button and cloth badge combination and wondered if any members could identify how this badge / button was worn if at all?

Thanks

Paul
Forum: Airborne and Special Forces 10-01-21, 09:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 543
Posted By 3battalion
Certainly looks like a Type 8. The wings were...

Certainly looks like a Type 8. The wings were made with various coloured backgrounds and I don't believe you can attribute a wing to a Unit by the background colour.

I stand to be corrected on...
Forum: Headdress 04-01-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 302
Posted By 3battalion
Very nice Jerry Paul

Very nice Jerry

Paul
Forum: Other Corps 02-01-21, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By 3battalion
Gents, the key word is 'posted.' If any soldier...

Gents, the key word is 'posted.' If any soldier is posted to a Unit, HQ or otherwise, they wear the colour patch of the posted Unit.

On attachment etc, they retain the parent Unit's color patch....
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 02-01-21, 04:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By 3battalion
Mind you his comment about 'wankers' made me...

Mind you his comment about 'wankers' made me laugh!

Paul
Forum: Other Corps 02-01-21, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By 3battalion
He'd wear the Defence HQ patch. Paul

He'd wear the Defence HQ patch.

Paul
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 30-12-20, 01:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 906
Posted By 3battalion
It's a good one but badly beat up. Paul

It's a good one but badly beat up.

Paul
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 29-12-20, 03:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By 3battalion
Yes I have Philli. That was great detective work...

Yes I have Philli. That was great detective work by you and Alan.

Thanks

Paul
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 28-12-20, 04:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By 3battalion
I think you were right first time Phill with it...

I think you were right first time Phill with it dating from the 60's. See 'ANZAC Elite' no 40 - 41.

Now a nice old wing!

Paul
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 27-12-20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By 3battalion
Luc is right Phill. This wing was worn from...

Luc is right Phill.

This wing was worn from the 50's on.

Paul
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 24-12-20, 05:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,683
Posted By 3battalion
Looks good to me Tim. Paul

Looks good to me Tim.

Paul
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