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Old 17-02-17, 06:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Guzzman View Post
I have a query concerning the ratings button worn by the SANF/SAN worn between 1942-59. I have recently acquired a ratings button of the standard design (King's Crown above a foul anchor, S and A on either side of the anchor, plain rim and lined background) but the one I have is in white metal and not in brass. Who would have worn this button?

Hi Pete,

Alex Rice's excellent book on SA naval badges and insignia shows that the white metal and chromed buttons were worn by the SANF Dockyard Police.

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