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Old 16-08-21, 08:04 PM
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Default Button for identification

Is this Royal Marines please or something else?
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Old 16-08-21, 08:35 PM
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Looks a Royal West Kent's button (the design is used on the RM cap button).
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Old 19-08-21, 06:47 PM
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A similar design of livery button in white metal was also used by Royal Marine mess servants. It's caused a great deal of confusion over the years!

'It is upon the Navy, under the good providence of God, that the Wealth, Prosperity and Peace of these islands and of the Empire do mainly depend' - Preamble to the Articles of War in the reign of Charles II
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