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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-10-19, 12:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Stef & Simon Yes, definitely an old...

Hi Stef & Simon

Yes, definitely an old (Circa 1920's) Boy Scouts signallers proficiency badge,

Regards

Phil.
Forum: Photographs of Australian Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 11-10-19, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 156
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Dean, Very nice. I have a set of...

Hi Dean,

Very nice. I have a set of shoulder titles that reads

2/INF / Australia, in 3 separate lines.

Regards Phil.
Forum: General Topics 11-10-19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 210
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Phil Very nice thanks for sharing. Can we...

Hi Phil

Very nice thanks for sharing. Can we have the head stamps on the bullets please.

regards

The other one.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 11-10-19, 06:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 239
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile G'day Mike Sorry mate but its a cap badge...

G'day Mike

Sorry mate but its a cap badge rather than an arm badge. On the Arm badge the knight does not have a sword and the plume on the helmet is shorter and of a different shape.

See Geoff...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-10-19, 12:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By Lancer 17
Talking G'day Mooke I will have a look in my grand...

G'day Mooke

I will have a look in my grand dads 12guage gun case and let you know.

Regards

Phil.
Forum: The Australian General Service Badge (Rising Sun) 05-10-19, 01:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By Lancer 17
Hi Rob Sorry for being slow to reply, but...

Hi Rob

Sorry for being slow to reply, but yes the one that you showed in the first post looks to be a good one but having said that Ive not known a Rising Sun to be repro'd.

I have 2 Tiptaft...
Forum: The Australian General Service Badge (Rising Sun) 02-10-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile G'day Rob Its got good tone and looks to be...

G'day Rob

Its got good tone and looks to be Ok but I will look out my slidered Rising Suns later and see how they compare.

Whilst they are un named the voids at the ends of the suns rays act...
Forum: Off topic 21-09-19, 03:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 357
Posted By Lancer 17
Talking Well done Roy, we are all getting older and my 10...

Well done Roy, we are all getting older and my 10 years is not far away, Im going to celebrate tonight with a bottle of red with a mate, and we might do it again for the next few days.

Enjoy
...
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 20-09-19, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Colin I have the block letter VMR in...

Hi Colin

I have the block letter VMR in brass but have never seen the entwined one, I will have a look at a couple of books later and see if I can find anything for you.

Regards

Phil.
Forum: The Royal Australian Navy and Air Force (RAN & RAAF) 13-09-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By Lancer 17
Thumbs up Hey Jim Very nice mate, as usual ...

Hey Jim

Very nice mate, as usual

Regards

Phil.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 10-09-19, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile I also have a Hallmarked cap Motto, it is...

I also have a Hallmarked cap Motto, it is hallmarked Birmingham, "p" for 1964 and makers mark, Gaunt London. I also have a collar Motto Hallmarked Birmingham "y" for 1923 and maker marked F & S for...
Forum: Other Militaria 09-09-19, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile G'day Tony The last of my English family...

G'day Tony

The last of my English family lived in Warrington and died out Circa 1894. And I visited Warrington when in the UK in 1978.

Regards

Phil.
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 08-09-19, 07:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Geoff Mine is die cast brass with a flat...

Hi Geoff

Mine is die cast brass with a flat / smooth back but no makers name.

Pm me your email address and I will send you some photos.

Regards

Phil.
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 08-09-19, 04:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Geoff & Keith Ive now found mine, its...

Hi Geoff & Keith

Ive now found mine, its about the same as yours, the measurements vary by a mill or 2, made in die cast brass with a flat rear surface but without the Angus & Coote makers mark. ...
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 07-09-19, 03:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile G'day Geoff Mate I also have one which I...

G'day Geoff

Mate I also have one which I will did out and let you have some info on later

Regards Phil.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 04-09-19, 12:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,350
Posted By Lancer 17
Thumbs up Hi Tim Mate they say that you cant please...

Hi Tim

Mate they say that you cant please all the people all the time, but it looks as if you have indeed achieved this.

Well done !!

Regards

Phil.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 02-09-19, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile G'day SwiftPCF I would think that the first...

G'day SwiftPCF

I would think that the first is Naval, it has a naval crown and an Albatross (or similar) and there is an old style Galleon in the middle. I feel that Ive seen a similar Albatross...
Forum: Indian Badges 01-09-19, 02:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 222
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hey Tim That's a nice little group, thanks...

Hey Tim

That's a nice little group, thanks for sharing. Im pleased to say that the only Gurkha badges that I have are the anodised and the embroidered on cloth (Nos 3 & 4).

Regards

phil.
Forum: The Royal Australian Navy and Air Force (RAN & RAAF) 30-08-19, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile G'day Norfolk Regt Man. The info above is...

G'day Norfolk Regt Man.

The info above is all that can be obtained for WW2 personal and later. The WW1 records are fully digitised and available on line from the "National Australian Archive".
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-08-19, 05:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 260
Posted By Lancer 17
Unhappy Hi Woofy Sorry I missed the link in the word...

Hi Woofy

Sorry I missed the link in the word Australian. However the drum badges shown on the link would all be worn on the sleeve and not on some form of spurious red epaulette. I was reacting to...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 24-08-19, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 260
Posted By Lancer 17
Thumbs down Hey Woofy I don't know what makes you think...

Hey Woofy

I don't know what makes you think that they are Aussie, Ive never seen anything like this in over 40 years of collecting Aussie badges.

Regards

Phil.
Forum: General Topics. 24-08-19, 01:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By Lancer 17
Talking Hi Jack Welcome to the age of retirement and...

Hi Jack

Welcome to the age of retirement and entitlement.

The great thing is that every day ending in Y is a public holiday.

Regards Phil.
Forum: Indian Badges 23-08-19, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By Lancer 17
Talking Good one Tim, thanks for sharing. Regards ...

Good one Tim, thanks for sharing.

Regards Phil.
Forum: Photographs of Australian Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 17-08-19, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By Lancer 17
Talking Hi Roy What a great photo thankz for...

Hi Roy

What a great photo thankz for sharing.

Regards Phil.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 10-08-19, 05:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 600
Posted By Lancer 17
Smile Hi Mark My experience is that any of the...

Hi Mark

My experience is that any of the Saxon Crown types go as soon as they appear on a list.
Id suggest that you contact some of the better dealers and put in a want list, I think that I got...
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