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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-02-20, 01:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By hagwalther
Well, thats interesting. Should they not...

Well, thats interesting.

Should they not look more like this one attached. No?

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 09-02-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 374
Posted By hagwalther
The Jewish regalia was sold off some years ago...

The Jewish regalia was sold off some years ago hence eBay being the source of most modern material. Just because it is in JSP768 does not mean it is available.

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 08-02-20, 07:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 374
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Mike, The modern Jewish Chaplains badge...

Hi Mike,

The modern Jewish Chaplains badge is Army Dress Committee authorised but Army Chaplains Department aquired. i.e. it is held by the Chaplains themselves and is not issued ex-stores. It...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 08-02-20, 06:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 374
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Colin, When I first started studying A/A...

Hi Colin,

When I first started studying A/A cap badges it very soon became apparent that the Jewish Chaplains cap badge was as rare as the proverbial rocking horse sh..

I eventually managed to...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 06-02-20, 04:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Tim, All good post 1990 'All Ranks'...

Hi Tim,

All good post 1990 'All Ranks' badges - a few more with sliders that were (at least) at one stage officially designated so are:

Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment
Adjutant General’s...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-02-20, 11:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 452
Posted By hagwalther
Good point. The voids were made from tooling -...

Good point. The voids were made from tooling - individual tool for each void - so there could be commonality here.

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-02-20, 10:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 452
Posted By hagwalther
Different badges - look at the contact points of...

Different badges - look at the contact points of the scroll. Four points for Gaunt and two for Firmin.

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-02-20, 09:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 452
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Tim, Taking this further - the only...

Hi Tim,

Taking this further - the only packaging I have seen for modern LB&B badges is tissue paper held in place by a piece of sellotape - I believe the badges came loose in boxes of 50. I think...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-02-20, 05:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 452
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Tim, Yes, that's a good one - missed your...

Hi Tim,

Yes, that's a good one - missed your post earlier.

Chris
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-02-20, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 452
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Luke, No not really and if I remember...

Hi Luke,

No not really and if I remember this is the only one. I think some official ones were also made by LB&B and the regiment also commissioned a batch of badges for 'the ranks' to wear...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 04-02-20, 12:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 452
Posted By hagwalther
Luke, I have spent quite some time on this...

Luke,

I have spent quite some time on this badge and I believe that it is an official issue officers example from the mid 1990's with an NSN of 8455-99-130-3704 pattern No. 30204. It was deleted...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 16-01-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,041
Posted By hagwalther
Her is another piccy - same badge. Maker...

Her is another piccy - same badge.

Maker Firmin & Sons Limited
Circa 2012

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 09-01-20, 12:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By hagwalther
Crikey Tim, Would not have paid that for it....

Crikey Tim,

Would not have paid that for it. I think the most I have paid for 'New Metal' is GBP100 for a pair of officer and cadet Royal Jersey Militia both with laser etched unique ID numbers....
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-01-20, 11:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By hagwalther
Hi Tim, Yep; NSN 8455-99-130-3641; pattern...

Hi Tim,

Yep; NSN 8455-99-130-3641; pattern No. 30141.

Made of nickle silver with silver plate over.

Marked 'F&S' twice - to upper left Saltire arm and on lower scroll area behind 'FRUSTRA'....
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 08-01-20, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By hagwalther
Fretting On Modern KOSB Cap Badge

Hi Guys,

Does anyone have a pattern tag (if indeed there was one) of the modern King's Own Scottish Borderers cap badge.

Attached is an image of a 'New Metal' example twice marked 'F&S' to the...
Forum: General Topics. 30-12-19, 06:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,061
Posted By hagwalther
Not only best find of 2019 this has to be the...

Not only best find of 2019 this has to be the best bargain of 2019 at least in A/A genre...

Regards,

Chris
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-12-19, 03:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By hagwalther
Disclaimer - the Marsh dude quoted here is not...

Disclaimer - the Marsh dude quoted here is not our own Chris Marsh aka hagwalther.

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-12-19, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By hagwalther
Peter, See post 43 at: ...

Peter,

See post 43 at:

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=76353&highlight=north+irish&page=2

Not for sale but what you should probably be looking for.

Regards,
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 22-12-19, 08:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By hagwalther
I heard all these KC RASC A/A badges were fakes. ...

I heard all these KC RASC A/A badges were fakes.

Well the one I had most certainly was.

Oh, and the slider fell off the one I had after about two minutes which makes sense as it looked like it...
Forum: General Topics. 22-12-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,061
Posted By hagwalther
Royal Yeomanry - ‘D’ (North Irish Horse) Squadron

Hi Guys,

This was my best purchase of 2019. It is a modern officers example of the North Irish Horse as ‘D’ Squadron of the Royal Yeomanry.

In 1993 the Army Dress Committee approved the change...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-12-19, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Alan! Chris

Thanks Alan!

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-12-19, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Alan, Did this happen after 23rd Feb...

Thanks Alan,

Did this happen after 23rd Feb 2009?

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 18-12-19, 07:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Chris, Yes, please keep in touch! ...

Thanks Chris,

Yes, please keep in touch!

Regards,

Chris
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-12-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Alan, Chris, Attached is an image of...

Thanks Alan, Chris,

Attached is an image of my 32nd Signal Regiment (V) Glengarry badge. I'm not sure who made it but lugs look like those used by London Badge and Button Co Ltd. This image will...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 17-12-19, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 293
Posted By hagwalther
Thanks Chris, Yeah, stupid here realised I...

Thanks Chris,

Yeah, stupid here realised I had used the wrong name about four hours later.

Interesting that it is now only ceremonial - usual signals badge worn otherwise?

Regards,

Chris
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