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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-11-19, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Hoot
It looks to me like a rather grubby ribbon of the...

It looks to me like a rather grubby ribbon of the Mercantile Marine War Medal. The correct order for the colours is green, white, red.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 12-11-19, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 306
Posted By Hoot
There's always the possibility it could be a...

There's always the possibility it could be a genuine Tyneside Irish shoulder title that a Great War veteran had altered to a slider fitting so as he could wear it in his buttonhole. It would have...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 11-11-19, 07:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 939
Posted By Hoot
To the best of my knowledge there was never a...

To the best of my knowledge there was never a Leeds City Tramways badge that could be passed off as a Pals badge. I don't know about the other Leeds City departments but having long had an interest...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-11-19, 11:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 159
Posted By Hoot
Phil, I doubt if they would have been allowed to...

Phil, I doubt if they would have been allowed to use the Royal Crown on their insignia.
Forum: Schools, OTC and Cadets 07-11-19, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 89
Posted By Hoot
Simon, the Artillery and Engineer elements would...

Simon, the Artillery and Engineer elements would appear to have worn the small plain g.s. grenades on the collars. A photo can be found in the uniforms section on the GWF, I think it's under...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 04-11-19, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 324
Posted By Hoot
If that's his name on the photo then he was the...

If that's his name on the photo then he was the Reverend Shipper, not too many of those around I would think.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 03-11-19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By Hoot
The man on the left, wearing a cap cover and...

The man on the left, wearing a cap cover and holding the dog, appears to be ASC. The man third from the left at the rear could be as well.
Forum: General Topics. 24-10-19, 03:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 324
Posted By Hoot
Lovely Jubbly!!.:)

Lovely Jubbly!!.:)
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 22-10-19, 09:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By Hoot
That pattern was worn from 1911 to 1923. In 1923...

That pattern was worn from 1911 to 1923. In 1923 the Supply and Transport Corps became the Indian Army Service Corps which in turn became the Royal Indian Army Service Corps in 1935.
Forum: Military Buttons 21-10-19, 04:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 232
Posted By Hoot
The second button is the 102nd. Regiment of Foot...

The second button is the 102nd. Regiment of Foot (Royal Madras Fusiliers).
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-10-19, 07:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 164
Posted By Hoot
He appears to have been an officer on the...

He appears to have been an officer on the Unattached List.
Forum: Army 18-10-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By Hoot
The wreath appears to be the same as that used on...

The wreath appears to be the same as that used on the cap badges of the West India Regiment and the British West Indies Regiment. However, those are described as being a combination of laurel leaves...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-10-19, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By Hoot
The changes were to the Royal Cyphers.

The changes were to the Royal Cyphers.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 16-10-19, 10:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By Hoot
If he had unbroken TF/TA service from WW1 to the...

If he had unbroken TF/TA service from WW1 to the early 1950s then you would be needing a possible five RE badges. George 5th, Edward 8th, George 6th, George 6th (second pattern) and Elizabeth 2nd....
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 13-10-19, 08:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 546
Posted By Hoot
They are probably 5th (Scottish) Battalion with...

They are probably 5th (Scottish) Battalion with the tartan backing to the badges.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 12-10-19, 10:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By Hoot
I always thought it was only the RASC parachute...

I always thought it was only the RASC parachute units that wore the "AIRBORNE" titles, the air despatchers wearing the standard "ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS" curved titles.
Forum: General Topics. 10-10-19, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By Hoot
The one on the left is the Polish School of...

The one on the left is the Polish School of Artillery.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 10-10-19, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By Hoot
Jon, they are described and illustrated as such...

Jon, they are described and illustrated as such in "Badges of The Empire's Waggoners" and I have seen images of them being worn in WW2.
Forum: General Topics. 10-10-19, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 738
Posted By Hoot
I think most of us know who that is. A right one...

I think most of us know who that is. A right one is that Claire.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 10-10-19, 11:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By Hoot
Worn by RASC Parachute units in place of the RASC...

Worn by RASC Parachute units in place of the RASC titles in WW2.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 02-10-19, 10:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 342
Posted By Hoot
I am of the opinion, as I was in the thread...

I am of the opinion, as I was in the thread referred to in post 8, that the badge with the Hertfordshire scroll was worn by the Hertfordshire Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment, TF, 1908 to 1909/1910....
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 02-10-19, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 209
Posted By Hoot
It might possibly have been for wear in the...

It might possibly have been for wear in the maroon beret in WW2 by 7th KOSB when in the airlanding role.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 26-09-19, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By Hoot
East Lancashire Regiment.

East Lancashire Regiment.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 23-09-19, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Hoot
I reckon it's been nicked. :D

I reckon it's been nicked. :D
Forum: General Topics. 23-09-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 722
Posted By Hoot
:D:D:D:D

:D:D:D:D
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