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Old 01-01-21, 08:11 PM
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Help required Re Australian Army Unit Colour Patch

Would a Military Policeman wear the Australian Defence HQ colour patch below if working at the HQ or wear his company colour patch?

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Old 02-01-21, 04:24 AM
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He'd wear the Defence HQ patch.

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Old 02-01-21, 06:56 AM
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are you sure they would wear the HQ patch?
if seconded to the HQ maybe.
just thinking of the medical teams. would they have to change their UCPs? i dont think they do?
cant remember now?
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Old 02-01-21, 07:15 AM
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Gents, the key word is 'posted.' If any soldier is posted to a Unit, HQ or otherwise, they wear the colour patch of the posted Unit.

On attachment etc, they retain the parent Unit's color patch.

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thanks paul
good explanation. yes that would be correct
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Old 02-01-21, 10:25 AM
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Thanks to Paul & BC for your comments, does anyone know were I can obtain an MP Coy Unit Colour Patch (any MP Coy will do) from?

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