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Old 01-05-24, 04:07 PM
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Any thoughts on which battalion this was for?

Militia, VB, TF, RAC?
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Old 01-05-24, 05:07 PM
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I have two Alan, although collars. l'm not sure either. Assumed the left facing one was an officers collar as it may be silver and the other an or's Volunteer collar?
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Old 01-05-24, 05:14 PM
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Alan,

Its an early cap badge & therefore probably Volunteers or Militia.

TF Battalions may have worn same but I would expect a slider.

RAC probably a chromed badge.

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Old 01-05-24, 05:52 PM
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That was my thinking too.
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Old 01-05-24, 07:41 PM
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Alan
Could I ask you to confirm if the height is 33mm?
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Default W/M Kings Own Badge

I have my fingers crossed that my photos show a genuine wm TA ? badge. It is 33mm high. The front is extremely well struck - even to the muscles on the lion's legs. The face is pretty fierce too. The rear of the badge is less well struck. The local opinion is a genuine TA badge. I would appreciate other opinions.
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Old 11-06-24, 11:08 AM
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I dont like it one bit I am afraid.

Looks like a poor fake.

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