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Title Royal Irish Rifles cap badge
Nationality British
Period c 1896-1960ish
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The badge of this famous regiment was worn from the late 19th century through to the 1960s, when Staybrite badges replaced it. Latterly, after partition in 1922, the regiment was renamed the Royal Ulster Rifles. This unit served with great distinction in both wars.

The white metal badge is rather grubby, with nicotine deposit etc, but would clean very nicely with a little ammonia and soap.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.


[Militaria : Badges : British : 20th Century]

testimonials

I have now collected from depot and am very satisfied with the bayonet. Many thanks once again for your excellent service.

S H, UK, 04.02.2012

Thanks and badge arrived this am an excellent find so thanks once again.

C D, UK, 12.01.2010

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