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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 19-10-21, 04:57 PM
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Views: 185
Posted By Milmed
Danish and not Victorian

Danish and not Victorian
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-10-21, 04:36 PM
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Views: 205
Posted By Milmed
collar badge of the Cape Peninsula Regiment pre...

collar badge of the Cape Peninsula Regiment pre 1926
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-10-21, 03:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 331
Posted By Milmed
Army Bearer Corps pagri badge, Indian WWI period....

Army Bearer Corps pagri badge, Indian WWI period.

There is also an AHC title for Army Hospital Corps
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 14-10-21, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By Milmed
South African c1960's to 1974

South African c1960's to 1974
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-10-21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By Milmed
Hi John. It is a SJAB cadets service star...

Hi John.
It is a SJAB cadets service star (early ones in metal and later ones were embroidered in white on a light grey circle)

Service stripes and stars

1st year: One black-and-white stripe...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-10-21, 07:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By Milmed
Yes that's correct John, but I think there are...

Yes that's correct John, but I think there are some badges that don't. I need to try and find out what this one is for, but it may indicate service time within the cadets. I think there is a cloth...
Forum: Photographs of South African Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 13-10-21, 05:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By Milmed
Talking Too many homes already looking for these, so you...

Too many homes already looking for these, so you may need to get into the queue
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-10-21, 05:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By Milmed
Hi John, I have one of those as well. I believe...

Hi John,
I have one of those as well. I believe it has something to do with SJAB, possibly for the Cadets units, but cannot give 100% confirmation

Steven
Forum: Photographs of South African Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 12-10-21, 03:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By Milmed
Yes the SAHA officers collars displayed 'SOUTH...

Yes the SAHA officers collars displayed 'SOUTH AFRICA' and not the usual 'UBIQUE' according to all pictures I have seen
Forum: General Topics 11-10-21, 01:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,518
Posted By Milmed
Mike, Found this picture in support of the...

Mike,
Found this picture in support of the badge been Rhodesian Essential Service.
Forum: General Topics 09-10-21, 04:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By Milmed
Hi John, They look good to me, though your QVC...

Hi John,
They look good to me, though your QVC brass one would have originally been blackened(or bronzed). I have a similar sized UMR in bronzed brass.

Steven
Forum: The Home Front 30-09-21, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By Milmed
It is a good genuine badge

It is a good genuine badge
Forum: Army 30-09-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 131
Posted By Milmed
NMC 1903 - 1912/3 Officers bi-metal badges...

NMC 1903 - 1912/3

Officers bi-metal badges are super rare. Only seen two other sets in 40 years of collecting. There is a larger cap badge that would go with these.
I am still to find a set for...
Forum: Army 28-09-21, 03:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,135
Posted By Milmed
Hi John, Yes I would agree that this is...

Hi John,
Yes I would agree that this is unmarked silver and a cap badge worn from c.1940.

Steven
Forum: Army 24-09-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By Milmed
Hi Alex, Not sure about the 'A' but would be a...

Hi Alex,
Not sure about the 'A' but would be a word that can be used both in English and Afrikaans, so possibly...

Attached / Aangeheg
Active / Aktief


I did find in the History of the Dukes...
Forum: General Topics. 23-09-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By Milmed
Irish Fusiliers shoulder title

Irish Fusiliers shoulder title
Forum: Army 23-09-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By Milmed
Smile Hi Alex, I may have found the ID for your flash...

Hi Alex,
I may have found the ID for your flash

I was going through some stored picture and found an item that was sold a few years ago. A DEOR High School Cadets set of badges and the DEOR cap...
Forum: Army 20-09-21, 04:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By Milmed
Early years of the Transvaal Volunteer system. I...

Early years of the Transvaal Volunteer system. I believe most of the Transvaal Volunteers and some of the Natal units had cloth titles that were worn on the top of the tunic/jacket sleeve arc. Off...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 16-09-21, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By Milmed
Thanks everyone for such speedy feedback and...

Thanks everyone for such speedy feedback and Luke, for confirming that this does appear to be a Marsh fake.

To note, I have searched the forum for Jewish Chaplain's badges and do see this fake...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 16-09-21, 09:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By Milmed
Jewish Chaplain cap badge

Hi,
I have been looking at Jewish Chaplain's cap badges from the WWII period and would like some knowledgeable input about these two different dies. see picture

1. The bulk of the badges I see...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-09-21, 05:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 522
Posted By Milmed
If the list is extended to collar badges, namely...

If the list is extended to collar badges, namely OSD, then it was also worn by the officers in command of the SANLC (South African Native Labour Corps). These officers wore the SA general service...
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 07-09-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Milmed
Smile Thanks Mike, That is pretty conclusive ...

Thanks Mike,
That is pretty conclusive

Steven
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 07-09-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By Milmed
Looks typical of WWII Egyptian cast badges

Looks typical of WWII Egyptian cast badges
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 07-09-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Milmed
Jewish Chaplain

Can someone confirm that this is a Belgium Jewish Chaplain badge.

From research I have managed to do via Google, the design is same but finish is not. According to what I have found the badge...
Forum: Army 04-09-21, 04:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,566
Posted By Milmed
Hi Brian, Thanks for the feedback. Regards...

Hi Brian,
Thanks for the feedback.

Regards
Steven
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