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WW2 Green Howards (The Green Howards ( Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment)) Light Grey Plastic Economy Cap Badge

In very good condition complete with its two original blades, straight example with only light crazing to reverse. Made from cellulose acetate. Sometimes incorrectly described as Bakelite. Scarce.

See 60070 for the white metal version.

G80.2

Code: 62364Price: 38.00 GBP


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Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment cap badge set (die struck)

Cap and back badge set, die struck and a different pattern of Sphinx design to the one listed as item 62345. Some small marks to the sphinx otherwise in good condition.

The regiment was formed in 1994 by the amalgamation of the Gloucestershire Regiment and the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment (Berkshire and Wiltshire) and merged with others to form the Rifles in 2007.

It was the only regiment in the British Army whose members were permitted to wear a cap badge on both the front and the rear of their headdress. The back badge was awarded to the 28th Regiment of Foot for their actions at the Battle of Alexandria in 1801 when the regiment fought on whilst completely surrounded by the enemy

F11.1

Code: 62347Price: 10.00 GBP


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Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment cap badge set (die cast)

Cap and back badge set. In very good condition. Cap badge maker marked London Badge & Button Co Ltd.

The regiment was formed in 1994 by the amalgamation of the Gloucestershire Regiment and the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment (Berkshire and Wiltshire) and merged with others to form the Rifles in 2007.

It was the only regiment in the British Army whose members were permitted to wear a cap badge on both the front and the rear of their headdress. The back badge was awarded to the 28th Regiment of Foot for their actions at the Battle of Alexandria in 1801 when the regiment fought on whilst completely surrounded by the enemy

F11.1

Code: 62345Price: 12.00 GBP


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WW2 Kings Royal Rifle Corps ( KRRC ) Plastic Economy Cap Badge

Complete with its original blades and original red felt cloth backing (some moth damage) otherwise in excellent condition with no distortion, cracks or breaks in the cellulose acetate plastic. Sometimes incorrectly described as Bakelite.

G76.3

Code: 62311Price: 35.00 GBP


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The Lincolnshire Regiment Other Ranks Bi-metal Cap Badge

A bi-metal cap badge with original slider to the reverse. Some die flaws to lettering otherwise in good condition.

K&K Vol 1 No 600 refers.

D80.1

Code: 61986Price: 8.00 GBP


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Irish Guards Other Ranks Brass Gilding Metal Cap Badge

Irish Guards Star Cap Badge in die struck gilding metal, with two original lugs to the reverse. A slight spot of wear to finish on front otherwise in very good condition. (see item 60113 for a WW1 slidered version).

K&K Vol 1 No 914 refers.

A180.8

Code: 61980Price: 10.00 GBP


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WW2 Sand Cast Theatre Made Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Regiment White Metal Cap Badge - G. Karrenjee & Sons, Aligarh U.P.

A nicely cast white cap badge with original slider and maker marked G Karrenjee & Sons Aligarh, U.P. In very good condition.

The 1st Battalion Beds and Herts were Chindits, and no doubt served where cast locally made badges were being made. They moved to British India in 1942, and subsequently served as Chindits in the Burma Campaign of 1944 where they, like many other Chindit units, suffered heavy casualties, mainly from disease.

G7.3

Sold to Gerard

Code: 61645Price:


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Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburghs) Brass Cap Badge - Prince Philip Cypher - Gaunt

A scarce brass cap badge with original slider fitting to the reverse bearing makers mark for JR Gaunt London Ltd (no full stop). (see also my item 60524 which has a the maker's details but without the 'Ltd'. The cypher and coronet of Prince Philip as adopted in 1954 (note it is not the earlier and more commonly encountered entwined AEA) to the centre of a cross with the coronet above and title scroll below. This, and the anodised pattern which followed, was only worn between 1954 and 1958.

F55.9

F9.12

On hold for DR

Code: 61576Price:


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Irish Guards Brass Gilding Metal Cap Star Badge

In good condition with two original loops to the reverse. Sone twisting to loops from service wear.

F55.6

Code: 61567Price:


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Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburghs) Chrome White Metal Cap Badge - Regimental Police

A scarce early 1950s chrome cap badge with original slider. The pre 1954 AEA cypher, to the centre of a cross with the coronet above and title scroll below. Allegedly regimental police (Walter Lambert) or a walking out badge. In superb condition.

See https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=37834&highlight=wiltshire+chrome

F55.9

Code: 61553Price: 55.00 GBP

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