British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

Recent Books by Forum Members

   

Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Search Forums

 Other Pages: Galleries, Links etc.
Glossary  Books by Forum Members     Canadian Pre 1914    CEF    CEF Badge Inscriptions   Canadian post 1920     Canadian post 1953     British Cavalry Badges     Makers' Marks    Pipers' Badges  Canadian Cloth Titles  Books  SEARCH
 
Showing results 1 to 7 of 7
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Ocad
Forum: Air Force 22-07-14, 07:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
That make sense Steven, that the non-voided...

That make sense Steven, that the non-voided badges possibly being an economy measure. The example I posted is from a British made Officer's cap which would support this theory.
Forum: Air Force 21-07-14, 05:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
Interesting, how come some crowns are void and...

Interesting, how come some crowns are void and others not? Was that due to the makers preference?

Here is a close up of the aforementioned badge. It comes from an O/Rs hat.

Olivier
Forum: Air Force 21-07-14, 12:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
Just to compared, here is a WW2 Officer's...

Just to compared, here is a WW2 Officer's blackened bronze officer's badge.
Forum: Air Force 20-07-14, 08:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
Fantastic find, thanks Brian. Perhaps the cap...

Fantastic find, thanks Brian. Perhaps the cap belonged to a ground crew member who wanted to stand out from other branches at the same post or perhaps the owner wanted some extra flare, whatever it...
Forum: Air Force 15-07-14, 09:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
Very interesting discussion indeed. The badge is...

Very interesting discussion indeed. The badge is on what I would consider to be an Other Ranks side cap, due to its inferior quality and General List buttons, but I cannot confirm that yet.

I have...
Forum: Air Force 14-07-14, 09:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
Hi Steven, Thanks for your thoughts and...

Hi Steven,

Thanks for your thoughts and sorry I should have mentioned it is on a WW2 era badge. I have only seen this on the collar of a full dress jacket. This is the only photo I have at the...
Forum: Air Force 13-07-14, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,051
Posted By Ocad
SAAF cap badge backing

Hi everyone,

Could someone help me to understand the significance of a blue backing panel worn behind the SAAF cap badge?

Does the imply WAAF? or Other Rank? or Service only in the Union?
Any...
Showing results 1 to 7 of 7

 
Forum Jump
mhs link

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:19 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.