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By G L D Alderson

The British military has consistently set nice shop by way of its cap badges, which , in miniature, encapsulated the historical past and traditions of the devices that wore them. They have been worn with satisfaction via the County regiments (that shaped the majority of the infantry) during the international wars.

Here is a entire illustrated number of the cap badges of the second one international warfare, the pictures taken from the author’s personal assortment. The statement on each one badge explains the becoming a member of jointly of battalions because the conflict improved and a regimental index makes discovering the badges effortless. this can be a advanced topic clarified in a single quantity for the 1st time.

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