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Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. Today, 08:14 AM
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Posted By leigh kitchen
They're nice little items.

They're nice little items.
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. Today, 08:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 84
Posted By leigh kitchen
I don't have any sweetheart badges with overseas...

I don't have any sweetheart badges with overseas chevrons attached, other members of the forum do (I think Tigerlily has a RA one), a Google search will show some examples.
On some the the chevrons...
Forum: Sweetheart, Veteran and other Lapel Badges. Today, 06:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 84
Posted By leigh kitchen
Possibly WWI overseas service chevrons in gilt...

Possibly WWI overseas service chevrons in gilt and red and / or blue enamel.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 09:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 445
Posted By leigh kitchen
Yep, for some reason though I knew the "Surrey"...

Yep, for some reason though I knew the "Surrey" wording was on the badge I didn't read it to pin it down - I blame it on tunnel vision, intent on finding other threads.

A Welsh Guards in white...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 08:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 445
Posted By leigh kitchen
Yes, there's at least one thread on them...

Yes, there's at least one thread on them somewhere on the forum.

One of the threads, there's another that I havnt found yet.
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=45298

A...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 08:42 PM
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Views: 445
Posted By leigh kitchen
And of course there's the "Coldstream Guards...

And of course there's the "Coldstream Guards badge" in white metal and lugged that is actually the badge of a Surrey Militia Artillery (?) unit the name of which escapes me.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges Yesterday, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 75
Posted By leigh kitchen
You could represent them by using a variety of...

You could represent them by using a variety of cap and other badges, eg Guards Trained Soldier badge, the short lived Queens Division recruits cloth beret badge, the Kings Division band badge, Light...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies Yesterday, 07:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 633
Posted By leigh kitchen
I remember some of the WWI museums in France...

I remember some of the WWI museums in France displaying anodised aluminium and very obvious fakes amongst their decent stuff, decades ago.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies Yesterday, 07:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 633
Posted By leigh kitchen
A KOSB I bought back in March 1988 for 3 when I...

A KOSB I bought back in March 1988 for 3 when I still believed that there were more regiments badges produced as WWI brass economies than there were.
A nicely shaped little badge with hefty feet.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges Yesterday, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 75
Posted By leigh kitchen
Guards, Scottish, Queens, Kings, Prince of Wales,...

Guards, Scottish, Queens, Kings, Prince of Wales, Light Divisions, Para Regt, Guhrkas.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges Yesterday, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 75
Posted By leigh kitchen
The badges represent the infantry admin divs of...

The badges represent the infantry admin divs of the time plus Paras and Ghurkas.
Cap badges aren't necessarily shown, but crests too.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 90
Posted By leigh kitchen
I had a quick hunt for it earlier, couldn't find...

I had a quick hunt for it earlier, couldn't find it, I'll have another look.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 67
Posted By leigh kitchen
I forgot to add - although the badge "says" 16th ...

I forgot to add - although the badge "says" 16th
The Queen's Lancers" by the time this was made the regiment was 16th/5th The Queen's Royal Lancers but using the cap badge of the 16th following...
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. Yesterday, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 62
Posted By leigh kitchen
Yes, it was introduced at that time, replaced by...

Yes, it was introduced at that time, replaced by a slidered version it continued in use though.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 05:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 67
Posted By leigh kitchen
A car badge, commercially produced, attaches to...

A car badge, commercially produced, attaches to the bumper / fender or a bar fitted to the front.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 90
Posted By leigh kitchen
For me also, I have a yellow metal one.

For me also, I have a yellow metal one.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By leigh kitchen
My copy's arrived, a beautiful book, even more...

My copy's arrived, a beautiful book, even more attractive and informative than the 1st edition, though I've had no opportunity to do more than dip in to it.

The 1st edition is impressive enough,...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 14-04-21, 05:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By leigh kitchen
An officer's badge perhaps described as...

An officer's badge perhaps described as "Edwardian" in order to represent the badge as an OR's lugged cap badge of that period rather than the later slidered version?
Forum: Off topic 14-04-21, 05:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 649
Posted By leigh kitchen
Yes, my first thought when I heard of Harry and...

Yes, my first thought when I heard of Harry and her was good on yer mate.
My second thought, as I voiced to an American mate was oh...... she's American....... no good'll come of it then.......

I...
Forum: Off topic 14-04-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 649
Posted By leigh kitchen
Tim Minchin says ...

Tim Minchin says

https://youtu.be/KiEUkYCuvuM

The long version

https://youtu.be/KVN_0qvuhhw
Forum: Off topic 13-04-21, 07:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 649
Posted By leigh kitchen
Oh well, that's this thread crashed and burned...

Oh well, that's this thread crashed and burned then.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-04-21, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 189
Posted By leigh kitchen
But are they "old school"?

But are they "old school"?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-04-21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 189
Posted By leigh kitchen
There was one mentioned on the forum a little...

There was one mentioned on the forum a little while back - QVC crown attached to a previously Kings Crown badge.
" It cost a lot of money, it must be genuine" - that's right up there with "I read it...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 12-04-21, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By leigh kitchen
25 is an amazingly low price, a lucky buy, well...

25 is an amazingly low price, a lucky buy, well done in finding that, I've never seen a 2nd hand copy of either edition offered for anything like as low as that.
The 1st edition has far better...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 12-04-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By leigh kitchen
Thats all I could think of, The Boys Own ones. ...

Thats all I could think of, The Boys Own ones.
I only have the fold out one that illustrates regimental badges, crests as per the BDV set of silk cigarette cards and one other still in the magazine.
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