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Old 12-08-16, 12:51 AM
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Default Queen Alexandra Imperial Military Nurses Reserve Qualification Badge- Made by J Gaunt

I am researching my Great Aunts Q.A.I.M.N.S.R badge. I am looking for information regarding the insignia on the badge. What do the colours of the ribbon mean? why is the Tudor crown used?

I am also looking for information on how it was manufactured by J.Gaunt. It is a sliver badge - are silver badges poured into a mould? or are they stamped? I am a novice at all of this.
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Old 12-08-16, 11:57 AM
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Hello SamE, welcome to the Forum. Your account is active and open for posts.
Posting an image of your Q.A.I.M.N.S.R. badge would be helpful.
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