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Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 21-11-21, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By ukbrits
2 para wings to identify please

Hi Gents,
2 Para wings to authenticate and if they are possibly WW2. Sadly the bottom one is a little faded.
Many Thanks in advance.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 09-11-21, 10:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Simon, Quite possible, but usually Met...

Hi Simon,
Quite possible, but usually Met Police stuff is generally chromed?
Thanks
Colin
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 09-11-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By ukbrits
Military Police anodised trade badge

Hi Gents,
This appears a silver anodised M.P trade badge. I wondered if this may be a badge worn on a brassard by Military Police or may not be military at all?

The dimensions of the badge are...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 13-10-21, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 865
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Bess, This a cracking 100% genuine item....a...

Hi Bess,
This a cracking 100% genuine item....a great find. This badge is either a very early issue or a trial pattern perhaps the Colonels did not like.

Whatever it is it's a bloody good find! ...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-10-21, 08:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 634
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Ian, No problem at all Gents - enjoy the...

Hi Ian,
No problem at all Gents - enjoy the hobby. I know I do!
Kind Regards
Colin
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-10-21, 08:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 634
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Ian, Thanks Tim for putting a link for...

Hi Ian,
Thanks Tim for putting a link for members to look at. There is also another thread which covers this strange bird. If you search under the thread "14th /20th Hussars (head facing right)"...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 06-09-21, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Phil, I do believe you are correct it...

Hi Phil,
I do believe you are correct it certainly appears to be the same "well travelled" badge.
Nice item but still a bit of a mystery!
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 03-09-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By ukbrits
Wimborne Minster Dorset badge

Hi Gents
Nice vintage badge but dunno who it's for?
Anybody got any ideas
Many thanks in advance.
Colin
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-08-21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By ukbrits
Thank you very much Gents!

Thank you very much Gents!
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-08-21, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By ukbrits
2 badges to I.D please

Hi Gents,
2 badges to identify please. Many Thanks in advance.
Colin
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 26-07-21, 12:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 194
Posted By ukbrits
Unknown Badge for I.D

Hi Gents
Opinions or ideas wanted on this unusual 4 lugged badge.
Many Thanks in advance.
Colin
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 24-07-21, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Stewart, Although the badge is lugged it may...

Hi Stewart,
Although the badge is lugged it may well be a cap badge so it could be better news! I have a collar to this Regiment which is only 40mm tall?
Many Thanks
Colin
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-07-21, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By ukbrits
Thanks Tim, I guessed as much! could be Wigan,...

Thanks Tim,
I guessed as much! could be Wigan, Walsall need to get the Atlas out.
Many Thanks.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 17-07-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By ukbrits
W.G.B BANDSMANS ARM BADGE

Hi Gents,
Todays Boot Fair find! These 2 badges were found attached together - I don't know if they are meant to be together or what the W.G.B stands for?
Opinions welcomed .
Many Thanks in...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 16-06-21, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By ukbrits
Thanks Gents for your input on this thread. ...

Thanks Gents for your input on this thread.

Bess, thanks for the pics of the gold anodised collar badges, I have always wondered why Aberdeen U.O.T.C had a silver a/a cap badge with gold anodised...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 16-06-21, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By ukbrits
Aberdeen University O.T.C

Hi Gents,
I've had these 2 Aberdeen U.O.T.C badges in my collection for many years and wondered if the friction post fittings are common or not on these Aberdeen badges and whether they were worn on...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 10-06-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 966
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Paddy, I have a large collection just come...

Hi Paddy,
I have a large collection just come in for sale. These are the ones on your list p.m me if interested.
Many Thanks
Colin
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 04-06-21, 09:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,766
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Alan, I believe the scarce Lancashire...

Hi Alan,
I believe the scarce Lancashire Fusiliers badge was generally maker marked H.W Timings.
Marples & Beasleys badges sliders are generally a bit wider than Timings sliders and most other...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 17-05-21, 10:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,292
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Jon, Yes, it's a scarce badge also made by...

Hi Jon,
Yes, it's a scarce badge also made by Firmin London.
Both a/a maker marked versions are fairly scarce in my opinion. Well done a good find.
Regards
Colin
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-05-21, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 961
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Gents, Here's a few more for Tim's album. ...

Hi Gents,
Here's a few more for Tim's album.
Regards
Colin
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-05-21, 01:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By ukbrits
thanks Bill!

thanks Bill!
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-05-21, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By ukbrits
Canadian & S.African? badge to I.D please.

Hi Gents,
2 badges to identify please one is Canadian and the other looks like an African country.
Many Thanks in advance
Colin
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-05-21, 08:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,268
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Tom, I'm afraid I wouldn't be happy with...

Hi Tom,
I'm afraid I wouldn't be happy with these badges if they were sold as originals. I would certainly be asking for a refund.
Regards
Colin
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 05-05-21, 09:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 932
Posted By ukbrits
Thanks Tim, Might be interesting to start a...

Thanks Tim,
Might be interesting to start a thread on what members have got in the way of anodised Azzam cap badges!
Regards
Colin
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 05-05-21, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 932
Posted By ukbrits
Hi Bess, Just to complete my Q. o. Highlanders...

Hi Bess,
Just to complete my Q. o. Highlanders selection
Here is the pipers badge ( maker Marked J.R Gaunt London)
A 1 piece badge ( most likely Indian in manufacture).
and a gold anodised stags...
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