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    barriefield-brian
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    good finds

    Post by barriefield-brian on Fri Oct 31, 2014 9:37 am

    Got these off Kijiji yesterday. Uniform, ww2 hat newer hat, RMC hat, legion beret, patch, armband, epuallettes, buttons, reg size and miniature medals. Plus paperwork for two men they belonged to. At $50 it was a steal. Cheers Brian
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    Post by lorne19 on Fri Oct 31, 2014 2:00 pm

    Nice score! Any info on the medal group?

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    Post by mk1rceme on Fri Oct 31, 2014 5:16 pm

    Nice!


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    Post by 37patt on Fri Oct 31, 2014 6:57 pm

    It's nice that you have the CD in the medal set, now you can put a name to them. Well done.

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    Post by barriefield-brian on Fri Oct 31, 2014 8:20 pm

    Just looking over the paperwork now. Interesting that the one fellow was in 7 medium battery RCA in 1940 then transferred to the RCNVR. I have all his service papers from the navy and signal history sheet. The medal set is to a different person. No records for him although the white naval hat has his name penned in. I guess the older hat and uniform could have belonged to either one. Cheers Brian

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    Re: good finds

    Post by 48th on Fri Oct 31, 2014 11:13 pm

    Great buy! You can't complain about that price for what you got. Amazing.

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    Post by pylon1357 on Sat Nov 01, 2014 6:22 am

    I do like that long service set for sure. The Corps of Commissionaires Long Service medal, should also be named. Very nice pick.


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