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    RCR Battledress



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    RCR Battledress

    Post by CanadianBD on Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:23 am

    Hi i was wondering if this RCR battledress has any red flags?

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    Re: RCR Battledress

    Post by jan m on Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:17 am

    Definitely not a ww2 example.

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    Re: RCR Battledress

    Post by Bill on Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:32 am

    A nice example of the mid 50's bd. RCR bns were rotated through the reconstituted 1 Cdn Div in the 1950's, so the patches are correct.

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    Re: RCR Battledress

    Post by BAP on Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:30 pm

    My only comment (maybe short of a concern) is the location of the para wings. Wouldn't you think there would be a space below for a ribbon bar? Many post war battledress were worn by WW2 vets who had all their ribbons sewn on, hence need for a standard spacing to accommodate this.

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