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Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 19-09-21, 05:34 PM
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Posted By Khyber
I would like to buy this. Please let me know. PM...

I would like to buy this. Please let me know. PM sent
Forum: Indian Badges 17-09-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 322
Posted By Khyber
No. Simon it's an altogether different badge. I...

No. Simon it's an altogether different badge. I had a good look at the photos too but there are other photos on the net that show Aung San with a different cap badge more circular. It might be a...
Forum: Indian Badges 17-09-21, 09:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 322
Posted By Khyber
Hard to say, Simon.. unless we find any...

Hard to say, Simon.. unless we find any documentary evidence or photos showing someone wearing it, has to be in the realm of conjecture...They used the peacock on lots of things... looks like a...
Forum: Indian Badges 12-09-21, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Khyber
Yes, this is the one. I've asked Ashok Nath. He...

Yes, this is the one. I've asked Ashok Nath. He will send them to me in a while and I will then post them.
Forum: Indian Badges 11-09-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Khyber
I tried searching on the net but no luck. I had...

I tried searching on the net but no luck. I had bid on one in 2017 on ebay but can't find rhe photo.
The badge is a quoit with a crown above and MG/Sikhs within the circle.
Forum: Indian Badges 11-09-21, 02:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Khyber
Oh yes there is !!! forgotten about that too .....

Oh yes there is !!! forgotten about that too .. getting old !!?
Forum: Indian Badges 09-09-21, 11:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Khyber
Lovely stuff Koi hai! I recall now that I have...

Lovely stuff Koi hai!
I recall now that I have seen the Coorg & Mysore patch before.. maybe on this forum? If you ever want to sell the patch and ST let me know. I stay in Bangalore and collect...
Forum: Other Military Topics 07-09-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 344
Posted By Khyber
I remember reading that General Dyer of...

I remember reading that General Dyer of Jallianwala Baug infamy spent his later years and died in the village of Long Ashton. Is his grave there as well? Just curious..
Forum: Indian Badges 07-09-21, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Khyber
Thanks for this...forgot the Marhar Regt (!),...

Thanks for this...forgot the Marhar Regt (!), been looking for their badge for some time..they keeping up but seem to be fakes/poor copies...

Do you have a pic of the FF Regt MG ST (?)
Forum: Indian Badges 05-09-21, 10:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Khyber
No. In WW1 I think one of the Auxiliary Force...

No.
In WW1 I think one of the Auxiliary Force units was attached to the British Machine Gun Corps. Don't recall whic one.
In WW2 some regiments like the Dogras had machine gun battalions...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 03-09-21, 04:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By Khyber
Smile [QUOTE I have a few khukris (real ones, not...

[QUOTE

I have a few khukris (real ones, not badges) here at home. Whenever I sell the house I will nail them onto the front door and raise the price of the house accordingly.[/QUOTE]

Your...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 02-09-21, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By Khyber
I think some of these are made-up fantasy Gurkha...

I think some of these are made-up fantasy Gurkha badges, but I think Tim will be able to make a conclusive identification.
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 29-08-21, 03:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Khyber
Here it is.

Here it is.
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 29-08-21, 03:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Khyber
Have just been informed by our friend the...

Have just been informed by our friend the Quartermaster that it is Swaziland Prisons.
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 28-08-21, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Khyber
There is also a collar badge which is only the...

There is also a collar badge which is only the top part of the cap badge. The two ear-like object.. I think it's a headress..

Any ideas?
Forum: Colonial Police and Paramilitary Badges 28-08-21, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Khyber
Zulu related prisons badge

Can anyone identify these..Prison badge.. Zulu shields design.. should be SA related...heavy silver and enamel
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 26-08-21, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By Khyber
I think it is Junagadh, but will check and...

I think it is Junagadh, but will check and confirm.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 26-08-21, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By Khyber
Its some Indian princely state for sure but can't...

Its some Indian princely state for sure but can't recall which...can do a bit of digging in my books in the morning and find out ..it's now 2.30 am in India : ) but would you care to sell the...
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 12-08-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 290
Posted By Khyber
Looks like an ASC within the circle. Army Service...

Looks like an ASC within the circle. Army Service Corps related? Some East Africa collectors should be able to explain...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-07-21, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By Khyber
Yes, Peter..most IA badges/patches are more or...

Yes, Peter..most IA badges/patches are more or less similar to British army, though in the Indian Volunteer Force badgees there are some unique ones in keeping with local Indian themes..

By WW2...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 29-07-21, 02:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By Khyber
As far as I know the strecher bearers never had...

As far as I know the strecher bearers never had any kind of badge, cloth or metal.
Forum: Indian Badges 21-07-21, 01:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Khyber
Smile Hi Tim/BC, The Jodhpur is definitely made up....

Hi Tim/BC,
The Jodhpur is definitely made up. Brig Jodha ( who collects Jodhpur items) told me that while researching his book on the Jodhpur Lancers he came across this badge or references to it...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 21-07-21, 01:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By Khyber
They come up quite often on ebay...do check...

They come up quite often on ebay...do check Minden, GN Miliaria and QMS Militaria.. they've all had them at some time if I recall
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Don't know why but at least over the last year i think lots of...
Forum: Indian Badges 18-07-21, 12:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Khyber
This is a made-up shoulder title and a known fake...

This is a made-up shoulder title and a known fake which has been floating around for a good many years.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 18-07-21, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By Khyber
From the Medal Year Book

From the Medal Year Book
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