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Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 18-07-21, 11:06 PM
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Posted By macandpud
i also put it on as i thought members might like...

i also put it on as i thought members might like to have it for reference as its an unusual subject, never thought i`d be breaking any rules.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 18-07-21, 11:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By macandpud
That`s not me selling the post card. My cousin...

That`s not me selling the post card. My cousin asked me if i knew anything about the unit and as i don`t i thought i`d ask the experts. I collect ww1 and gave up on ebay ages ago as its too full of...
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 14-07-21, 10:24 PM
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Views: 527
Posted By macandpud
Many thanks all for the information.

Many thanks all for the information.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 14-07-21, 11:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By macandpud
Argentinian Toc H officer in Burma

Does any member have any ideas about this chap. The picture came with a lot of Pow ephemera. He is wearing a Toc H cap badge and shoulder slip ons with added Argentina tags. The name on the back says...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 21-02-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 47
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Posted By macandpud
Can`t agree with your idea that these die faults...

Can`t agree with your idea that these die faults indicate unoriginal badges. I have a group of three cap badges with these same faults that came directly from a ww1 veteran of the LRB and they were...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 19-02-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By macandpud
Ww1 red sleeve stripe?

Anyone out there know the meaning of this red cloth band on the lower sleeve of a WW1 other ranks tunic?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-02-21, 01:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By macandpud
Silver crown badge

Anyone know what this is.Hallmark is 1928?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 03-02-21, 12:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By macandpud
Poor quality copy. Very poor detail on the...

Poor quality copy. Very poor detail on the reverse, . i would leave it alone
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-01-21, 10:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,143
Posted By macandpud
new batch of auction treasures!!!!

Don`t miss out on these gems.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-01-21, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,250
Posted By macandpud
interesting "rare" badges at auction

Yet again "reputable" auction sites are coming up with some very unusual badges:)
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 19-01-21, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By macandpud
Unknown RNAS cap badge?

Anyone got any idea what this officers cap badge is ?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-01-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By macandpud
The cross badge is the 2nd Polish Armoured...

The cross badge is the 2nd Polish Armoured regiment which trained in Scotland.i believe the badge was locally made in Scotland. The other two eagles are other ranks badges for the polish Navy and...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-01-21, 09:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,833
Posted By macandpud
I certainly wouldn`t buy it. Just poor quality,...

I certainly wouldn`t buy it. Just poor quality, today makers marks mean very little, they are faked like the badge deliberately to fool the inexperienced.
Forum: Foreign Badges and Insignia 05-01-21, 09:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 644
Posted By macandpud
Sadly that is one of the worst cast copies i`ve...

Sadly that is one of the worst cast copies i`ve ever seen of that badge and i`ve been collecting German badges for 60 years. look in Niemans book on German awards for original examples. The "makers...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 09-11-20, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 439
Posted By macandpud
eBay item number:324358663072 may be of help ....

eBay item number:324358663072 may be of help . Interesting anyway
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 27-10-20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By macandpud
Its a copy. Footed lugs and poor definition on...

Its a copy. Footed lugs and poor definition on the reverse ,especially the motto.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 04-10-20, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 671
Posted By macandpud
Brilliant, many thanks,

Brilliant, many thanks,
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 03-10-20, 03:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 671
Posted By macandpud
Cheers Mike,looks like you`ve hit the nail on the...

Cheers Mike,looks like you`ve hit the nail on the head and that would link up with the japanese badge as well.Excellent,many thanks.
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 03-10-20, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By macandpud
Many thanks Arthur. All the best

Many thanks Arthur. All the best
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 03-10-20, 12:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 671
Posted By macandpud
Signals armband, Japanese badge pairing.

Just been given this pair of badges. They came together joined by a very rusty safety pin so i assume that they were brought back by the same soldier A blue and white buckle type Signals brassard and...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 03-10-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By macandpud
Shipping company cap badge ID?

I`m sure that there is someone out there who can ID the Shipping company of this dapper officer. Lion Rampant and Anchor badge ?interesting shoulder ornamentation as well.
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 07-09-20, 02:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By macandpud
Yes i thought it might be a girlfriend, sister or...

Yes i thought it might be a girlfriend, sister or even one of the nurses as the pictures all came together.
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 07-09-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By macandpud
Nurses with wings

Interesting picture of RFC nurses .Note the "Red Cross " wing on the ladies hat and the nurse with a wing on her chest. Also the chap in uniform ,any idea about his collar badges ,they couldn`t be...
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 07-09-20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By macandpud
How young were some of these WW1 flyers!

My cousin picked these up recently. Some of these trainee pilots look so young.
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 07-09-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By macandpud
|Interesting RNAS uniform

Interesting picture of a ww1 flyer wearing a maternity tunic with sergeants propellar and stripes but his cap has what appears to be the bronzed PO cap badge used by the RND. He has no RFC shoulder...
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