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Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 12-11-19, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By akiko
:D

:D
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 08-11-19, 11:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By akiko
When he uses a clothes peg to determine the width...

When he uses a clothes peg to determine the width of a wing must mean his stuff is authentic.:cool:
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 08-11-19, 09:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 110
Posted By akiko
My understanding from a friend is that it was...

My understanding from a friend is that it was unofficial therefore would only have ever been worn on camos.
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 08-11-19, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 66
Posted By akiko
I believe that information will be in a book to...

I believe that information will be in a book to be released next year.
Forum: Off topic 27-10-19, 10:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By akiko
It was a good close game and stats were very...

It was a good close game and stats were very close and someone has to win eventually. I'm not a betting man but my money would be on the Pommies (the old enemy).
I think it will be one hell of a...
Forum: Off topic 26-10-19, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By akiko
I hope Wales get through. England is coached...

I hope Wales get through.

England is coached by an Aussie. While his record with the Wallabies was mixed, he had to follow in the very big boots of Rod McQueen who had an 80% win in tests....
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 19-10-19, 11:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 521
Posted By akiko
Information on forums can certainly help but...

Information on forums can certainly help but sometimes it can also be wrong, lacking in detail or members that have the right information don't see the question that is posted.
Research is the key....
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-10-19, 10:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,642
Posted By akiko
If someone continues to sell made-up items and...

If someone continues to sell made-up items and fakes why would you possibly think that forum members would have anything nice to say about them?
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 14-10-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By akiko
Hi Stef, Curved airborne titles: uncut, private...

Hi Stef,
Curved airborne titles: uncut, private purchase.
Exactly like the pair in the book British Airborne Insignia from Oliver lock

Why is one larger than the other?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-10-19, 12:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,642
Posted By akiko
The description is like it was written by a six...

The description is like it was written by a six year old.
Forum: Infantry 02-10-19, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By akiko
No, never. Fair enough, you took a...

No, never.


Fair enough, you took a chance.


It was a fair question even though you've obviously got your knickers in a knot over it. I'll also comment on anything I wish to.
Forum: Infantry 01-10-19, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By akiko
If you bought them how did you determine a price...

If you bought them how did you determine a price if you're asking what they're worth now?
Forum: Light Horse and Armoured (RAAC) 30-09-19, 12:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 95
Posted By akiko
An Australian Light Horseman collecting anemones near Belah in Palestine

Just a nice photo of an interesting person.

212496

Original Australian War Records Section caption: "An Australian Light Horseman collecting anemones near Belah in Palestine". The soldier was...
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 13-09-19, 09:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,356
Posted By akiko
Which is the best site to buy from?

Which is the best site to buy from?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 06-09-19, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By akiko
Many people today seem not to want to research...

Many people today seem not to want to research what they collect.
I don't have any sympathy for someone who just buys things on a hunch and then gets caught out.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 26-08-19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 659
Posted By akiko
Received the email. Thank you, Alan.

Received the email. Thank you, Alan.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 25-08-19, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 659
Posted By akiko
Yes, Alan can I have a copy sent to me as well,...

Yes, Alan can I have a copy sent to me as well, please?
Forum: General Topics 21-08-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By akiko
The colour patches changed quite a bit, different...

The colour patches changed quite a bit, different materials used and different stitching from the info I have read.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-08-19, 01:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,369
Posted By akiko
I have sent a formal letter to eBay asking why...

I have sent a formal letter to eBay asking why they condone and turn a blind eye to fraud on their auction site. I doubt that they'll reply.
Forum: Photographs of Australian Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 17-08-19, 03:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By akiko
Tasmania Roy.

Tasmania Roy.
Forum: Headdress 16-08-19, 11:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 712
Posted By akiko
Fraud is not recognized by eBay.

Fraud is not recognized by eBay.
Forum: Military Buttons 15-08-19, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By akiko
And Google loves you for it.

And Google loves you for it.
Forum: General Topics 14-08-19, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By akiko
Wouldn't the measurements tell you if it was a...

Wouldn't the measurements tell you if it was a hat badge or a collar badge?
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 10-08-19, 10:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,604
Posted By akiko
I believe there are a number of forum members...

I believe there are a number of forum members that use multiple eBay accounts under different names and also use different towns or villages in the locations.
Forum: Off topic 07-08-19, 10:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,989
Posted By akiko
You might be if you were after all of the...

You might be if you were after all of the stampings. I'm led to believe that only one person knows all of the stampings and has photographic proof of them.
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