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Old 06-12-18, 10:30 PM
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Default Commando badge?

Is this a good example? I suspect not.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Orig-WW2-Ca...IAAOSwVcZcCZAg
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Old 06-12-18, 10:35 PM
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Not correct at all in my opinion.

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Old 06-12-18, 11:21 PM
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Why would an incomplete example like this merit the good or no good test?
Seller seems to turn up regularly in threads like this, that ought to be a sign?

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Old 06-12-18, 11:49 PM
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Hi Thomas, I quess that IS the point. These are out of my area of expertise, just wanted some further opinions.
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Not as bad as some fakes, would need better image of remaining lug. The definitive lug for ME Cdo in flat metal, bent over, ends set into casting.
I prefer cast examples with 'spattering' to reverse, and am wary of other variants unless attributed (I do have a few variants though).
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PS - The badge was issued to 50, 51 and 52 ME Cdo - but found its way to other unit headdress too, the later ME Commando included.
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