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Forum: General Topics. 18-11-22, 04:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Mike_2817
Will it not be the case that change of badge...

Will it not be the case that change of badge design will be down to the Army Dress Committee and other service committees..
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 14-11-22, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By Mike_2817
This is a pre independence, 3rd Queen Alexandra's...

This is a pre independence, 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles.

India gained its independence in 1947 and the regiment was one of six Gurkha regiments (out of 10) to be allocated to the...
Forum: Headdress 12-11-22, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 743
Posted By Mike_2817
A "Hat Combat Tropical MTP" jungle/boonie/bush...

A "Hat Combat Tropical MTP" jungle/boonie/bush hat with velcro detachable neck protector. Photo shows a typical example 'as issued'
Forum: Headdress 12-11-22, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 743
Posted By Mike_2817
Called many things such as Jungle Cap, Boonie...

Called many things such as Jungle Cap, Boonie Hat, Bush Hat etc...

Official British Designation is 'Hat, Combat, Tropical' and is intended for warm weather use.

Latest version also has a neck...
Forum: Other Military Topics 04-11-22, 05:12 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 35,376
Posted By Mike_2817
As did mine, and my Holy Grail is also the LPD...

As did mine, and my Holy Grail is also the LPD pins.

My wants list below has reduced as I obtained pins and grown as I discover new 'wants'
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 30-10-22, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Mike_2817
i think the earlier 1985ish examples were...

i think the earlier 1985ish examples were American examples purchased from PX's

These are American made patches as Canada like the UK did not produce them at the time

The fob badge was...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 29-10-22, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Mike_2817
When I was attached to 9 Field Workshop at Borden...

When I was attached to 9 Field Workshop at Borden in the mid 1980's we wore a Small Embroidered Union Jack on our Combat Jacket and a Metal AMF(L) Badge on a Leather Fob but as far as I remember not...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 17-10-22, 02:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By Mike_2817
https://www.military.direct/products/trf-dio-forma...

https://www.military.direct/products/trf-dio-formation-flash-5cm-x-5cm-tri-service-white-on-a-dark-blue-background-pms-534-pack-of-5

Sorry out of stock !
Forum: Other Military Topics 07-10-22, 05:15 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,317
Posted By Mike_2817
Very nice, I do have one, but then again I am a...

Very nice, I do have one, but then again I am a Branch Chairman ;)

For £99.99 you also get it mounted on a nice ribbon, available @ £11.99 ready sewn...

I also have a redundant Vice Chairman's...
Forum: Military Buttons 04-10-22, 06:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By Mike_2817
Many Military Tailors sub-contracted badges,...

Many Military Tailors sub-contracted badges, buttons and other accessories for officers uniforms, sometimes from the same contractors used by the government..

Hobsons are now based at Unit 4...
Forum: Other Military Topics 02-10-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 35,376
Posted By Mike_2817
:( Only missing the YPRES pin same as you Mike. ...

:( Only missing the YPRES pin same as you Mike.

Obtained a Bronze Legion Companion pin, but still looking for Silver & Gold examples...

Same as you Mike when I find a Poppy pin another still...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 01-10-22, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By Mike_2817
Poppy Scotland has always had a good yearly...

Poppy Scotland has always had a good yearly selection of 'Scottish' 4 leaf poppy badges.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-09-22, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 321
Posted By Mike_2817
Has Lancashire Embroidery restarted in Saint...

Has Lancashire Embroidery restarted in Saint Helens?

https://st-helens-merseyside.cylex-uk.co.uk/company/lancashire-embroidery-14457008.html
Forum: The Home Front 09-09-22, 03:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,204
Posted By Mike_2817
A sound policy that should be followed

A sound policy that should be followed
Forum: The Home Front 09-09-22, 02:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,204
Posted By Mike_2817
Re Post 6 - King George iV (1820-1830) was...

Re Post 6 - King George iV (1820-1830) was depicted by the Saint Edwards Crown.

There are only two main crowns to the British Monarchy - The Saint Edwards Crown which is only used at the...
Forum: Other Military Topics 05-09-22, 03:55 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 35,376
Posted By Mike_2817
Talking :cool: Ditto for 2015

:cool: Ditto for 2015
Forum: Other Military Topics 05-09-22, 02:06 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 35,376
Posted By Mike_2817
Missing the same 2015 one, along with the 2016...

Missing the same 2015 one, along with the 2016 example

Mike C
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 04-09-22, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By Mike_2817
Also worn on Mess Dress

Also worn on Mess Dress
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 25-08-22, 05:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 165
Posted By Mike_2817
11 EOD Regiment.

I am looking for the following patches for the 11 EOD Regiment Black EOD Overalls:

Black Felix & AT/ATO badges

Lance Corporal & Lt Colonel rank slides
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 25-08-22, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Mike_2817
Currant catalogue illustration currant range: ...

Currant catalogue illustration currant range:

DEFENCE CLOTHING CATALOGUE
SECTION 3-3: DMC CB
ARMY RANK INSIGNIA
July 2020
...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 24-08-22, 09:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Mike_2817
Known as Bath Stars, in addition to the 3 ranks...

Known as Bath Stars, in addition to the 3 ranks listed they are also worn
by

Lt Col - 1 Crown and one pip
Col - 1 Crown and two pips

A Brigadier wears 1 Crown and 3 pips of a smaller size
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 22-08-22, 09:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 592
Posted By Mike_2817
True but the item rarely shows the full details! ...

True but the item rarely shows the full details!

Defence Clothing Catalogue
SECTION 3-9: DMC CF
TRI-SERVICE HEADWEAR
RELEASED: SEPT 2020
...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 18-08-22, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 524
Posted By Mike_2817
Never saw this example for sale, and do not know...

Never saw this example for sale, and do not know what I am willing to pay, but it would be in the low hundreds I think, as I do not have a bottomless pit to play with. It is entirely possible it was...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-08-22, 08:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By Mike_2817
Sorry engaged fingers before brain. I meant this...

Sorry engaged fingers before brain. I meant this style...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-08-22, 07:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By Mike_2817
I have never seen a reference to a double winged...

I have never seen a reference to a double winged AD Brevet

Mike C
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