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PostSubject: Coloninal Regiment Insignia   Mon Jan 09, 2012 5:43 pm

Taking into account Littlehands post. I'm thinking it might be worth while posting the insignia of the colonial regiments,we have the NMP but what about the others could be a worth while project. Just a thought.
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PostSubject: Re: Coloninal Regiment Insignia   Mon Jan 09, 2012 9:44 pm

Good idea 24th. They must have had them. I wonder who designed the Colonial insignia's
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PostSubject: Colonial Insignia    Mon Jan 09, 2012 10:56 pm

Hi Chard / 24th .
Osprey Publishing has released a book titled ' Zulu War - Volunteers , Irregulars & Auxiliaries ' by Ian Castle and Illustrated by
Raffaele Ruggeri , which has pictures showing the more common Colonial Insignia & Uniforms . It's easy to come by on ebay but many times the price is way to high , you can source it cheaper by scouring the internet book sites .
cheers 90th. Idea
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PostSubject: Colonial regiment insignia   Tue Jan 10, 2012 12:31 am

Hi 90th

See my posting on 'I'm sure someone will know', it just might be a broken badge of the Natal Carbineers.

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PostSubject: Re: Coloninal Regiment Insignia   Tue Jan 17, 2012 7:48 pm

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Natal Mounted Police.

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Maritzburg Rifles.

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Natal Carbineers.
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PostSubject: Colonial regiment insignia   Wed Jan 18, 2012 4:32 pm

Thanks Admin

If you take off the crown and the curly end of the 'N', it looks a good match for the badge on the helmet that the soldier in the picture is wearing. So it just might be a 'cast off' helmet with a broken badge.

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