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Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 10-02-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By rattle-watch1
Air Ministry Constabulary.

This morning several items of police badges on ebay pertaining to the Air Ministry Wardens made me smile and thought who are you kidding. I think the best one is the Air Ministry Warden, Victorian...
Forum: General Topics. 05-02-21, 10:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 393
Posted By rattle-watch1
SFP Cyprus cap badge

Raised in 1995 replacing the Army Depot Police and the remnants of the Royal Air Force Auxiliaries in Cyprus. There is a metal shoulder title with the letters S.F.P. Hope this is of help.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 29-01-21, 12:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 631
Posted By rattle-watch1
Ref Collar Badge ID

As soon as I saw the image it was Hong Kong Collar badges portraying Dragons. Consulted Volume 1 of British Colonial Badges Book by Barry & Margaret Renfrew and Bill Cranston. On page 157, Figures...
Forum: Forum Operation 07-01-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By rattle-watch1
Royal Marine badge

What a lot of forthcoming info after just a query about a badge. You never know what is out there . Never mind thank you everyone for their input. Just hope I use the correct image. Harry.
Forum: Forum Operation 07-01-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By rattle-watch1
RM cap badge

By the way thank you Alex for your suggestion. Hope you are OK. I'm still plodding on with the book. Will be in touch. Harry.
Forum: Forum Operation 07-01-21, 11:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By rattle-watch1
All I am looking for is to show the correct ROYAL...

All I am looking for is to show the correct ROYAL MARINE badge at the time as I am not so good on RM badges when I see so much on variations on these pages. This has nothing to do with the Royal...
Forum: Forum Operation 06-01-21, 03:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By rattle-watch1
Royal Marine Cap Badge

Please Could you help me in trying to finish a chapter in my book. The Royal Marine Provost from No 35 Provost Company arrived in Singapore in September 1945 until 1946. I wish to put in an image of...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 14-12-20, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 391
Posted By rattle-watch1
SBA Police Cap Badge

Dear All, Wanted. Can you please help me. I am anxious to obtain the current SBA police cap badge with the enamelled Queens Crown. I would be grateful if anyone can help. Thank you in anticipation....
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 24-05-20, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By rattle-watch1
SFP Cyprus

Please find attached SFP Cap Badge. Hope this may be of use.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-02-20, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By rattle-watch1
Image of Admiralty Police Officer Terry Johnson...

Image of Admiralty Police Officer Terry Johnson extreme left wearing the slip on. in 1946
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-02-20, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By rattle-watch1
Royal Naval Police (Singapore)

Royal Naval Police (Singapore). Worn from 1945 to 1957. The Royal Naval Police this was an illegal title. This was worn after the war (reverting from metal insignia and worn by inspecterate or...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 05-01-20, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By rattle-watch1
Impeller

The Rank Insignia design is based on the 'impeller' of the rotary pump which is very appropriate for the Fire Service. Hope you find this of use. Harry.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-04-18, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By rattle-watch1
The badge is in the book 'Helmets & Caps' by Jon...

The badge is in the book 'Helmets & Caps' by Jon P Weston and listed as fig No 00380 as a police cap badge OR's worn from 1910 to 1920. Hope this has been of help. Harry.
Forum: The Royal Australian Navy and Air Force (RAN & RAAF) 23-02-18, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,454
Posted By rattle-watch1
RAN Dockyard Police Question

Please find attached images of a Royal Australian Naval Dockyard Police cap badge made by Stokes, Melb. Was this ever worn on the peaked cap or was it made to be worn on a beret? It has three pins...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 08-12-17, 04:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By rattle-watch1
Could this be Colonial?

I believe this to be and early version of the Mersey Tunnel Police, Liverpool.
Hope this is of help. Harry.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 27-11-17, 10:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 758
Posted By rattle-watch1
RAF Police Aux cap badge.

Hi Billy, The removal of the Auxiliary words from the scroll of the RAF Police Auxiliaries reminds me of the the CMP cap badge which was worn by the early Intelligence Corp who removed the Military...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 25-11-17, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 785
Posted By rattle-watch1
Gibraltar Services Police

The renaming of the 'Gibraltar Security Police' to the 'Gibraltar Services Police' took place 27 November 1980 with a full parade when the standard police diced hat band was exchanged for a green and...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 26-07-17, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 804
Posted By rattle-watch1
Please find attached image of Tynemouth S C WW2...

Please find attached image of Tynemouth S C WW2 badge. Sorry not very clear but from an pld image of many years ago.
Harry Wynne
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 11-07-17, 05:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By rattle-watch1
Thank you 'Badge Collector' for thinking about me...

Thank you 'Badge Collector' for thinking about me and have had a look at it. I've put a watch on it. You never know your luck. Suprising how many people on the Forum look after one another. I think...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 08-07-17, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By rattle-watch1
Naval Dockyard Police

Hi Keith, Thank you for your response and your help. Please find images attached which I have had for many years although I have not collected for a long long time. I'm not sure about number two I...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 08-07-17, 11:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By rattle-watch1
Hi Mick, Thank you for your interest. Why I...

Hi Mick, Thank you for your interest. Why I queried this it was by chance it was on an Australian dealers siteand thats as much as I know. Harry.
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 08-07-17, 10:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By rattle-watch1
Naval Dockyard Police

Hi Keith and Barry, Thank you so much for the information that you have supplied which I have been looking for years. The book 'Kit Muster' doesn't seem to be available here in the UK, do you think...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 07-07-17, 08:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By rattle-watch1
NDP Patch

Thanks Keith for your reply. Yes, I have the N.D.P metal cap badge it was just this patch it didn't seem right to be worn as a uniform patch. I'm trying to tie down dates for the cap badge and you...
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 07-07-17, 07:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By rattle-watch1
Naval Dockyard Police Patch RAN

Trying to find out about this patch is it a fantasy one or was it worn and when.
'Naval Dockyard Police' Royal Australian Navy. This is me first foray to this site and hope that it may lead to some...
Forum: Forum Operation 30-06-17, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,367
Posted By rattle-watch1
RNDP Shoulder Title

Thank you for your reply. I'm afraid it is not Hong Kong, as they were known as the 'ROYAL NAVAL YARD POLICE' and I have attached the image of their shoulder title and also as worn by a Divisional...
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