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Old 13-01-20, 04:39 PM
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I have been told these are both badges worn by the New Zealand Artillery, period unknown,

Can anyone confirm please and suggest a good book on similar NZ cloth badges?

Thanks,

Jon
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Old 13-01-20, 04:48 PM
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I have been told these are both badges worn by the New Zealand Artillery, period unknown,

Can anyone confirm please and suggest a good book on similar NZ cloth badges?

Thanks,

Jon
"New Zealand Army Distinguishing Patches 1911-1991" by Malcolm Thomas and Cliff Lord, Part One, pub. 1995, is the recommended book to have. (Part Two covers Corps and Regimental Distinctions.)

Cliff is a member of this forum and will no doubt confirm your patches.

Cheers, Tinto
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Many thanks,

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The left one is a WW2 NZ (fisrt type) Artillery HQ patch, the right is a WW2 (fisrt type) Artillery 33rd Battery 7th Anti-Tank Regt patch.
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Thank you. Very helpful.

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The others have given you the correct information, but have scanned the relevant page for you. The two books are hard to find now as only 500 copies were printed.
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Do you think there would be sufficient interest leading to sales for a reprint of these reference books to be considered, Cliff?

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