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A good used removed from uniform example, with service wear. there is some maroon colour bleeding to the front (see images).
Measures 3 1/2" x 1 1/2"
A good used AAC cap badge, not maker marked, some age and verdigris in places.
Winston Churchill announced the establishment of a new branch of army aviation, the Army Air Corps, formed in 1942. The corps initially comprised the Glider Pilot Regiment and the Parachute Battalions (subsequently the Parachute Regiment), and the Air Observation Post Squadrons. In 1944, the SAS Regiment was added to the Corps.
Parachute Regiment Cap badge, Kings Crown with slider fixing.
A padded 2nd Glider pilot wing in mint condition.
Measures 3 1/2" x 7/8"
English made Troop Carrier patch in good condition, removed from album trace of glue on the back otherwise a great period example.
Measures 3 5/8" x 2 3/4"
A printed un-cut pair of Combined Operations Commando formation sleeve badge. In mint condition.
Measures 7" x 3 3/4"
A 1950/60's Paratrooper Wing in used condition and removed from uniform.
Not padded but a thick example
Measures 3 1/4" x 1 3/8"
Here is a 1960/70's paratrooper wing, used and removed from uniform, colour is faded to near white.
Measures 2 7/8" x 1 1/4"
A removed from uniform example with some colour fading and service wear.
Measures 3" x 1 1/2"
Here is the rare classic " Indian" made F-S knife, complete with its original leather scabbard and frog.
It has a knurled grip and a molten metal pommel and a matching scabbard throat.
This pattern of knife is thought to have been issued to the 44th Indian Airborne Division.
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