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Old 15-04-21, 02:56 PM
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Default Unknown Button Crown, Crocodile and IC ??

Would appreciate any assistance in identifying this button please. Its white metal and appears to have a King's crown above a Crocodile (or Alligator) above italic letter "IC" (may be JC ??).
Made by Firmin, London.
Will be disposing of it once identified.

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Old 15-04-21, 03:11 PM
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Paul,

Thats a J = Jamaica Constabulary.

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Brilliant Simon

Many thanks, that's one mystery solved !

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Old 15-04-21, 04:27 PM
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For me also, I have a yellow metal one.
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Hi Paul

As said Jamaica Constabulary, possibly also worn by Jamaica Customs (which is what I have them as in my collection).

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For me also, I have a yellow metal one.
Leigh

I'd be interested to see one in yellow metal, it could be worn by Customs, rather than the Jamaica Constabulary Force.

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I had a quick hunt for it earlier, couldn't find it, I'll have another look.
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Old 17-04-21, 05:07 PM
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My mistake - not "JC" but "JLF"?

18mm diameter.
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Jamaica Local Forces?

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Jamaica Local Forces?

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Yes, Jamaica Local Forces. MHS BULLETIN No. 118, page 55.

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Old 17-04-21, 07:14 PM
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Ta. Closest I could think of was "Land" rather than "Local" but that didn't sound right.
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