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Old 20-11-14, 02:20 PM
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Default toyah badge

given this by a collector friend . any ideas. thanks in anticipation
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Old 20-11-14, 02:44 PM
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I've seen that badge before without the blue decal. I'll go try to get it up again.

EDIT: It's very similar to the Australian Army, Army Combat Badge, when you look at the crossed swords and laurel wreath background. I'm at a loss about the blue decal in the middle but I'll keep looking.

Further EDIT: Nope, I'm beaten. I must be wrong about it being Australian.
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Old 20-11-14, 03:43 PM
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Dutch MLV breast badge, MLV is Militaire Lichamelijke Vaardigheid, Military Physical proficiency.
Blue enamel for Geoefend Militair Zwemmer, trained military swimmer. 2 for passing the test two times.

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Old 20-11-14, 03:52 PM
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Dutch MLV breast badge, MLV is Militaire Lichamelijke Vaardigheid, Military Physical proficiency.
Blue enamel for Geoefend Militair Zwemmer, trained military swimmer. 2 for passing the test two times.

Rgds, Thomas.
Well done Thomas. As a result of you identifying it I've found a picture of it being worn on a Bundeswehr uniform.
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Am I getting this right- "Ith' a mythtery" - a Toyah badge? No help with the badge, but I loved that song...
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Am I getting this right- "Ith' a mythtery" - a Toyah badge? No help with the badge, but I loved that song...
You should read her autobiography. She lisps when she types - true bill!
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Introduced 15 November 1950.

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Old 21-11-14, 04:09 PM
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Am I getting this right- "Ith' a mythtery" - a Toyah badge? No help with the badge, but I loved that song...
astute man !


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