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  1. Wiltshire

    Snapshot Title: Wiltshire
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry ( Prince of Wales Own Regiment)
    As you look at the badge today, all that remains of the original is the Prince of Wales feathers. The belt containing the Regimental motto prim...



  2. Devonshire

    Snapshot Title: Devonshire
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    The Devonshire Regiment
    The Regiment was raised in 1685 by Henry, Duke of Beaufort, to quell rebellion caused by the landing of Henry, Duke of Monmouth, in Dorset and was known as The Duke of Beaufort...



  3. Post Office

    Snapshot Title: Post Office
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    The Post Office Rifles (8th London Regiment)
    The Army Post Office Corps was formed and in 1882 joined the Expeditionary Force in Egypt. The 24th were subsequently awarded the battle honour Egypt 1882 ...



  4. LRB

    Snapshot Title: LRB
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    London Rifle Brigade
    The London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) and as such served throughout France and Belgium during the First World War. One member of the battalion gained the Victoria Cross south...



  5. Wiltshire

    Snapshot Title: Wiltshire
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    The Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh's)
    The Regiment consists of two former Regiments of Foot, the 62nd and the 99th, which were linked together under the Cardwell system in 1881 as the Wiltshire...



  6. Signals

    Snapshot Title: Signals
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    Royal Corps of Signals
    This unit became The Royal Engineers Signals Service in 1912. In June 1920 The Corps of Signals was formed.



  7. The Rising Sun

    Snapshot Title: The Rising Sun
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    Australion Imperial Force Badge
    Proudly worn in two World Wars, the rising sun, officially known as the General Service Badge of the Imperial Forces, became one of the best recognised and honoured ins...



  8. 6 CLR

    Snapshot Title: 6 CLR
    Taken by: Shaun

    Image: Fovant Military Cap Badges - Dorset
    Image Owner: Shaun



    Description:

    6th Battaloin, The City of London Regiment (City of London Rifles).
    During the First World War, both the 1/6th and 2/6th Battalions served in France and Belgium, while the 3/6th bacame the 6th (Reserv...