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Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 19-04-09, 09:04 PM
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Posted By Mike H
I think this applies to various other regiments...

I think this applies to various other regiments besides the Suffolks.Im sure the 8th Hussars were still wearing kc badges when they were amalgamated.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 19-04-09, 05:04 AM
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Posted By Mike H
If i remember correctly,the regular btn of the...

If i remember correctly,the regular btn of the Suffolks were serving somewhere in the far east immediately prior to amalgamation.So they would have been wearing jungle kit.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 17-04-09, 07:20 PM
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Posted By Mike H
Heres another for you Alan, ...

Heres another for you Alan, ...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 17-04-09, 06:33 PM
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Posted By Mike H
I was always led to believe that the 4th and the...

I was always led to believe that the 4th and the 8th were never done.But there was a genuine looking 4th that appeared not long ago.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 17-04-09, 05:19 PM
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Posted By Mike H
I know the story with regard to the 3rd Hussars...

I know the story with regard to the 3rd Hussars anodised made.But its the first time that ive heard that the 9th Lancers is fake.Could you expand further on the comment please.I know a guy that has a...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 16-04-09, 06:01 PM
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Posted By Mike H
How long did it remain in existance for Alan ?

How long did it remain in existance for Alan ?
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 15-04-09, 07:38 PM
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Posted By Mike H
The 5th battalion Seaforth was always dodgy,the...

The 5th battalion Seaforth was always dodgy,the btn was disbanded well before a/a badges were thought of.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 25-03-09, 07:07 PM
Replies: 307
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Posted By Mike H
Hi Bess,the stags head is the thing that shouts...

Hi Bess,the stags head is the thing that shouts "Gordons" to me,similar to the hat badge without the scrolls.The Seaforth stags head is smaller and less upright.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 23-03-09, 11:15 PM
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Posted By Mike H
Ive never come across anything like this...

Ive never come across anything like this before,the sporran badge is similar but has scrolls attached.
The stags head and coronet would indicate Gordon Highlanders.
3d relief would indicate senior...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 19-03-09, 08:04 PM
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Posted By Mike H
Thanks for that information Chris

Thanks for that information Chris
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 18-03-09, 07:46 PM
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Posted By Mike H
Great images Peter,had a close look at the D&D...

Great images Peter,had a close look at the D&D badge and noticed the black marks on the turrets.
Im wondering if the badge was originally a blackened beret badge,i know it was worn as std for a time...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 04-10-08, 06:26 PM
Replies: 307
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Posted By Mike H
Ive had a 16th/5th Lancers badge with the same...

Ive had a 16th/5th Lancers badge with the same sort of fixing,i was led to believe that they were used in the belt plate.
Sidehat badge does sound a good explanation though.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 14-08-08, 08:35 PM
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Posted By Mike H
If you mean bladed with pointed ends,its the same...

If you mean bladed with pointed ends,its the same as mine.Mine came with an ASR courtesy of the Chaplain General.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 12-07-08, 04:34 PM
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Posted By Mike H
Hi Bess,the thicker rope type collar were the 1st...

Hi Bess,the thicker rope type collar were the 1st pattern of collar superceded by the thinner rope version.Both should have the holland cloth backing as the capbadge should have.Im sure there was an...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 17-06-08, 08:38 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
I think this could well be a fantasy item,ive...

I think this could well be a fantasy item,ive seen a cloth badge black on green that would be more likely to be worn.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 15-06-08, 07:07 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
bess is the blackened skull and cross bones for...

bess is the blackened skull and cross bones for 17th/21st lancers or QRL or both ?
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 08-06-08, 07:27 PM
Replies: 307
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Posted By Mike H
Ive got a couple of badges made by Grove Mfg...

Ive got a couple of badges made by Grove Mfg (manchester and RA beret) both with a metal slider fitted over a stub and then squaushed to hold it in place.
Im sure a friend has a kc pioneer corps...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 02-06-08, 06:07 PM
Replies: 307
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Posted By Mike H
Chris,ive looked at the page and the UTC badge...

Chris,ive looked at the page and the UTC badge U4C exists.Its the same as the badge shown except it says UTC rather than OTC.The silver badge U4D exists it has no bottom scroll.U4B im not sure of,is...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 31-05-08, 12:19 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
OTC university page

Chris,is the Liverpool UOTC on the web page the same size as the Kings(Liverpool) badge on the infantry page? If it is the we need another slot for the larger version of the badge.There is an image...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 28-05-08, 08:48 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
An addition

Ive been routing around and found this additional item that hasnt been mentioned.Its labelled as a 6th Hants staybrite enamelled officers badge.It comes from a very reliable source.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 28-05-08, 08:34 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
Lancs Fusiliers

The one in my friends collection has a rather dull finish and is broken at the top of the grenade.I dont know if the slider is marked or not,im still waiting for him to send me the images.He has had...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 22-05-08, 08:23 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
Chris let me know what holes youve got,and i`ll...

Chris let me know what holes youve got,and i`ll send them over to you.Im missing a few but not many.I think Lancs fusiliers,Somerset LI and West Yorks,obviously a few are of dubious origins.These ive...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 17-05-08, 10:01 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 41,829
Posted By Mike H
Id like to have a look at them Luke if thats...

Id like to have a look at them Luke if thats ok.As far as im aware the only difference in Gordons badges was slight differences in the scroll. "BY DAND" and "BYDAND" i think.I always thought NCO`s...
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