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RAF Comforts Committee wartime volunteer knitter badge

A good original Second World War period 'RAF Comforts Committee volunteer worker home front badge'; chromium plated circular title surround inlaid with blue enamel, bearing Royal Air Force eagle to voided centre with scroll below 'Voluntary Worker', the reverse with maker's details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd Regent St Birmingham". Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings, no stress marks or damage to the enamel, an excellent example.
Height 24mm.

During wartime the 'RAF Comforts Committee Voluntary Worker's contributed to the war effort by knitting woollen garments such as socks, polo neck jumpers and scarves etc for the Royal Air Force airman fighting for King and Country.

Code: 59235

10.00 GBP


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WW2 Nottingham Services comforts fund voluntary knitter badge


A scarce original Second World War 'Nottingham Services Comforts Fund home front badge'; silver plated circular example,the centre depicting a ball of wool and crossed knitting needles within "Voluntary Knitter" title surround; the reverse with maker's details "Fattorin & Sons Ltd Bradford Works Birmingham". Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings, enamel and silver plating with very minor service wear.
Diameter 26mm.

Code: 58215

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WW2 Knitted Comforts for Newfoundland Forces war worker badge


A scarce original second world war period 'Knitted Comforts For Newfoundland Forces badge'; gilded brass oval example, red enamel title surround the centre depicting the head of a 'Caribou' on white enamel ground; the reverse with maker's details "J.R.Gaunt London". Good condition, complete with original pin fittings, enamel with minor service wear.
Height 20mm.

Code: 58062

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WW2 Leeds Knitting Circle voluntary war worker home front badge


A scarce original wartime period 'Leeds Knitting Circle home front badge'; silver plated circular example, blue enamel title surround with embossed 'Arms of Leeds' to the centre; the reverse with maker's details "H.W.Miller Ltd Branston St B'Ham 18". Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings, enamel perfect, minimal wear.
Diameter 26mm.

Code: 58010

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WW2 Knitted Garments For The Royal Navy volunteer knitter badge


A scarce original Second World War period 'Volunteer Knitter war worker badge' chromium plated naval crowned strap bearing 'Knitted Garments For The Royal Navy' title, the centre bearing fouled anchor on stippled background. Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings.
Height 34mm.

Code: 57993

15.00 GBP


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WW2 Knitted Garments For The Royal Navy volunteer knitter badge


A good original Second World War period 'Volunteer Knitter's' badge, silver plated naval crowned strap bearing 'Knitted Garments For The Royal Navy' title inlaid with white enamel, the centre with fouled anchor on blue enamel ground; the reverse with maker’s details “Thomas Fattorini Ltd Regent St Birmingham”. Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel perfect.
Height 34mm.

Code: 57992

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