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Old 06-02-21, 10:26 AM
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Default No.1 Commando Salamander Patch

Hi all

I recently acquired this No.1 CDO patch at an estate clearance in Australia.
It certainly looks to be WW2 vintage but I was hoping for some clarification from anyone who may have one or is familiar with these.

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Old 06-02-21, 10:32 AM
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Using the Album's here, I am not a fan. (Although this is way outside of my own area of collecting). Compare it to these images:

Front
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/fo...ictureid=11099

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https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/fo...ictureid=11100

The back of the example you have in hand looks far too like the spaghetti mess of threads that is usually associated with fakes and forgeries that come from India/Pakistan.
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Old 06-02-21, 04:02 PM
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Default Salamander patch

Looks awfully like this one aged up a little.
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Old 06-02-21, 04:05 PM
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Simply put,

That is 'not' correct, sorry to say.

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Bugger! Thanks for the info everyone, much appreciated.
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Old 07-02-21, 10:57 AM
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An original set for comparison mate.

Paul
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Really lovely to see Paul,

Well done mate.

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Thanks Roy

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6.99!


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An original set for comparison mate.

Paul
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