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A good chromium plated wartime period circular badge inlaid with red enamel, surmounted by the Lion of England, intertwined "VW" letter's ( Voluntary Worker) and "For the Forces" below; the reverse with maker's details "J.R.Gaunt London" and officially numbered "1220". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel.
Approved by the War Office in 1940, member's would have to complete three months work before they could qualify for the badge.
A very scarce original Second World War period small chromium plated enamel badge for the 'Bournemouth War Service Organisation', the reverse with maker's details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd Regent Street Birmingham" and impressed with the low number "40". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel perfect.
Ascarce Second World War period silver plate and enamel badge, the reverse with maker's details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd Bradford Works Birmingham". Good condition, original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel minor service wear.
A scarce large sized badge from the organisation known as the "Council of Voluntary War Work (CVWW)". Good condition, replacement pin fitting original hook, minor enamel damage.
A scarce Second World War 'The Queen's War Worker Welfare' gilt and enamel badge. Good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel.
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