Royal Canadian Armoured Corps - Ironsides XIX ???

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    b4rc0d3
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    Royal Canadian Armoured Corps - Ironsides XIX ???

    Post by b4rc0d3 on Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:59 pm

    I found this pin today and was wondering if any one had any information about it. I didn't make any attempt at cleaning it, it is as I found it.

    Age?
    Backstory?
    Value? (If that's allowed here, if not, that's okay too)

    Finding out when it is from interests me the most as well as its backstory. Value is not important/necessary, though I would be lying if I wasn't at all curious.

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    tank Tank you kindly in advance.
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    Re: Royal Canadian Armoured Corps - Ironsides XIX ???

    Post by Tankermike on Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:16 am

    I believe its an anniversary pin for the RCAC, except XIX is 19, usually anniversaries are 20, 25, 30 etc.
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    Re: Royal Canadian Armoured Corps - Ironsides XIX ???

    Post by Ian B on Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:51 am

    .....maybe a recurring camp or exercise for the Corps?

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    Re: Royal Canadian Armoured Corps - Ironsides XIX ???

    Post by Tankermike on Tue Sep 26, 2017 3:14 pm

    Ironsides is the old call sign indicator for armoured units.

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