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Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia Yesterday, 12:25 PM
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Posted By MarkGD
Phil, Parachute Regiment, Airborne Forces,...

Phil, Parachute Regiment, Airborne Forces, 'Warlike, Cool, War-ry' - Regards Mark
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 26-02-21, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By MarkGD
As per the previous commentators, it made them...

As per the previous commentators, it made them stand out on uniform - Ally indeed! Regards Mark
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 24-02-21, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By MarkGD
Will, still a lovely thing, it should also be...

Will, still a lovely thing, it should also be possible to find out the owner, I would start with the Scottish Rifle Association & the National Rifle Association (who have an Archivist). At that time...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 23-02-21, 09:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By MarkGD
Hi Will, Lovely badge thanks for sharing,...

Hi Will,
Lovely badge thanks for sharing, however this an Aberdeen Wappenshaw Queens Prize not 'The' Queens prize at Wimbledon as it was. The Wappenshaw was a district match to ensure marksmanship...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 23-02-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By MarkGD
I have seen the bottom ones, private purchase,...

I have seen the bottom ones, private purchase, but were cut to shape for the 'exercise' smock, 1980's, never worn that i saw, like that - Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 23-02-21, 10:50 AM
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Views: 124
Posted By MarkGD
Isn't this vintage Dutch wings, slightly faded?...

Isn't this vintage Dutch wings, slightly faded? Regards Mark
Forum: Infantry 17-02-21, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 156
Posted By MarkGD
Young Law, many thanks, i had that as a gut...

Young Law, many thanks, i had that as a gut feeling, it was the size that did it for me, smaller than all the other shoulder titles i have but similiar to one shown on Mike O'Leary's site. Appreciate...
Forum: Infantry 14-02-21, 11:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 156
Posted By MarkGD
Dan, many thanks, a great site that i frequent...

Dan, many thanks, a great site that i frequent quite often, and i know Mike visits the forum now and then and hopefully he may pop in. Didn't want to distract him from his day job, know he's a busy...
Forum: Infantry 13-02-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 156
Posted By MarkGD
Royal Canadian Regiment Shoulder Title?

Hi All, would appreciate the comments of expert RCR collectors. I collect to Regiments my family served in and recently purchased this badge believing it to be a 1908-11 Shoulder badge to the...
Forum: Other Military Topics 11-02-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 463
Posted By MarkGD
Nicely done, Regards Mark

Nicely done, Regards Mark
Forum: Cavalry and Armoured Units 10-02-21, 08:05 PM
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Views: 354
Posted By MarkGD
Agree with Mike - Regards Mark

Agree with Mike - Regards Mark
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 08-02-21, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 287
Posted By MarkGD
Concur with Leigh, Turkish Forces had...

Concur with Leigh, Turkish Forces had 'rubberised' patches in late 1970's - Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 06-02-21, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 246
Posted By MarkGD
A military school? Regards Mark

A military school? Regards Mark
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 06-02-21, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 976
Posted By MarkGD
As alluded to earlier in the thread, the British...

As alluded to earlier in the thread, the British Medals Forum may be able to offer further advice. Regards Mark
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 05-02-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,468
Posted By MarkGD
Jon, Not forgetting the guy who did both so many...

Jon, Not forgetting the guy who did both so many times that the sheep knew his name! and passed - Regards
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 03-02-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By MarkGD
Echo Griff, i think it looks like a shooting...

Echo Griff, i think it looks like a shooting badge, the County Teams at that time were mostly made up of Volunteers, hence the bugle/military look - Regards Mark
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 03-02-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By MarkGD
Many thanks Rick, regards Mark

Many thanks Rick, regards Mark
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 02-02-21, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By MarkGD
Rick, do you know if there is a recipients list...

Rick, do you know if there is a recipients list for the numbered 1915 On War Service badge - Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 31-01-21, 01:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By MarkGD
Hi Dan, not one i know, someone more...

Hi Dan, not one i know, someone more knowledgeable will be along shortly i'm sure. Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 31-01-21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By MarkGD
Dan, sounds like possible Hungary badge, have you...

Dan, sounds like possible Hungary badge, have you a picture. Regards Mark
Forum: General Topics. 26-01-21, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By MarkGD
MERT Guys & Gals = Respect! Regards Mark

MERT Guys & Gals = Respect! Regards Mark
Forum: General Topics 23-01-21, 12:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 635
Posted By MarkGD
AATTV, lovely acquisition and collection, thanks...

AATTV, lovely acquisition and collection, thanks for sharing - Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 14-01-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By MarkGD
Steve, second badge is 15 foot, East Yorkshire...

Steve, second badge is 15 foot, East Yorkshire Regiment, looks like an OR's glengarry/side cap badge.would need to see the back for genuine, looks ok from the front. Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-01-21, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By MarkGD
Hi David, unfortunately not known to me, it does...

Hi David, unfortunately not known to me, it does however have a 'german feel' to it, i recall some of their units had unofficial patches. sorry can't help more. Regards Mark
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-01-21, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By MarkGD
Hi Mark, as Peter says, it looks like a 2nd...

Hi Mark, as Peter says, it looks like a 2nd Division patch, the collar badges are correct for early Canadian WW1, the badge however does not appear to be one from that Division, as a guess it looks...
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