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WW2 Free French 'Amis des Voluntaires Francais' AVF supporters badge

WW2 Free French 'Amis des Voluntaires Francais' AVF supporters badge

A scarce original Second World War period English made 'Free French supporters pin badge' small gilt circular example enamelled in the colour of the French flag, bearing a 'Cross of Lorraine' and the initials 'AVF' (Amis des Voluntaires Francais). Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, but gilt finish a bit dulled.
Circa 19mm in diameter.
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Code: 64494

45.00 GBP

WW1 Fairfield (Scotland) On War Service Badge

WW1 Fairfield (Scotland) On War Service Badge


Gilt and enamel lapel badge with buttonhole fitting makers details for Dingley Birmingham and '16' a very low individual issue number to the reverse. The king's crown to the centre of a white enamelled circlet bearing the title, " On War Service Fairfield " Based on the River Clyde in Glasgow Fairfield 's were well known ship-builders.

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Code: 64371

55.00 GBP

WW2 Home Front  - Plastic Economy Home Guard Womens Section Badge

WW2 Home Front - Plastic Economy Home Guard Womens Section Badge

Plastic beret / breast badge with original and functional pin and fittings to reverse. Maker's name A.Stanley & Sons of Walsall. Nice and flat with no distortion and only minor crazing.

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Code: 63400

40.00 GBP

WW2 Home Front - HG Home Guard Brass Shoulder Title

WW2 Home Front - HG Home Guard Brass Shoulder Title

Slight touch of verdigris to the front otherwise in good condition with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 37mm wide and 17mm tall.

Similar to Westlake 1824 but this actual pattern not illustrated.

Comm BoHa (79) read more

Code: 63526

18.00 GBP

WW2 Home Front - Official LDV (Local Defence Volunteers - later the Home Guard) Black on Khaki  Armlet

WW2 Home Front - Official LDV (Local Defence Volunteers - later the Home Guard) Black on Khaki Armlet

Official issue ' armlet ' for issue to the Local Defence Volunteers. Printed on khaki, this pattern of armband was issued from May 1940 to be worn on the right arm in lieu of uniform. The initially slow delivery was made up for by a multiplicity of home made versions (see item listed below).

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Code: 63160

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WW2 Home Front Postal & Telegraph Censorship Branch Lapel Pin Brooch Badge

WW2 Home Front Postal & Telegraph Censorship Branch Lapel Pin Brooch Badge

A scarce original wartime (WW2) oxidised silver badge, featuring a rose within a laurel wreath surmounted by a King's Crown with Greek motto scroll below which translates as "We Work in Silence". Believed to be worn by officers at ports employed to seek out sensitive material which would be of use to the United Kingdom's enemies. in very good condition (the white blob to the bottom of the reve... read more

Code: 64087

20.00 GBP

WW2 Home Front - Royal Ordnance Factories (ROF) Brass Cap Badge

WW2 Home Front - Royal Ordnance Factories (ROF) Brass Cap Badge

In very good condition with two original loops to the reverse.

Comm BoHa (113)

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Code: 64080

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De Havilland Aircraft Company production workers silver badge dated 1939

De Havilland Aircraft Company production workers silver badge dated 1939

A scarce original De Havilland Aircraft Company production workers small silver lapel badge in the form of the companies logo, an aircraft fighter plane with blue enamel 'D' and 'H' superimposed over each wing, with 1939 below, the reverse impressed 'Silver' (only the last three letters visible due to the placement of the horseshoe). Very good condition, complete with original buttonhole horses... read more

Code: 64073

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WW2 Home Front - Emergency Road Repairs Printed Arm Band

WW2 Home Front - Emergency Road Repairs Printed Arm Band

Red printed on dark blue. Very slight 1cms pull in the blue material at about 8 o'clock from red circle otherwise in very good condition. Not come across this one before.

H48
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Code: 64031

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