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Old 18-10-16, 11:40 AM
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I recently acquired this facing pair of what I think are guilt brass RAF sleve eagles as can be seen from the photos they have 2 fixing bolts with brass nuts an the backing plates are present the eagles have a slight curve to them.I origionally thought they might be 2 pathfinder badges from the iffy photo I origionally got but as they are a facing pair i think they are sleve eagles but from what time period and what uniform I don't know. Comments please


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Old 20-10-16, 09:24 PM
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I'll go with WWI era RAF eagles but like you, I figure what do I know. I'm not clear on whether they should be paired with the crown or not. Steve (arrestingu) will have an accurate and useful comment eventually, I'm sure. He has a marvelous group of eagles; see a recent post in RNAS on eagles.
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Old 26-11-16, 02:26 PM
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The WW1 eagles generally have three screw posts. Most facing pairs in brass with two are taken from the post WW2 Master Aircrew badges.
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