Australian Commonwealth Military Forces Rising Sun – stunning!

Australian Commonwealth Military Forces Rising Sun – stunning! This badge features the third pattern Rising Sun badge carried a scroll inscribed with the words ‘Australian Commonwealth Military Forces’ (instituted in 1904) and was worn throughout both World Wars, before being changed to Australian Military Forces in 1949.

1918 Australian Made Hon D. Lloyd George Pin Badge by Alfred Stokes

History this – one of the On Active Service series of Australian fundraising buttons from the Great War. Lloyd George was the British PM at the time, and was still serving in the parliament during the second conflagration. Cheap at this price, and such history – for more information, on people on buttons, perhaps consider […]

OLD AUSTRALIAN 10 SHILLINGS ANZAC DAY ENAMEL PIN BADGE – dated to between 1957 and 1965 (see notes about Parxitte)

OLD AUSTRALIAN 10 SHILLINGS ANZAC DAY ENAMEL PIN BADGE Badges produced by Parkes were called Parxite 77 even though the technology was in fact introduced in 1957. According to Jamison (1996), the Parxite 77 name was a marketing gimmick & was named after the popular 1950s television program “77 Sunset Strip”. The branding was put […]

Drop Dead Gorgeous Gould League 1945

NSW GOULD LEAGUE OF BIRD LOVERS BADGE"1945 SCISSORS GRINDER" MILLERS LTD SYDNEY NSW GOULD LEAGUE OF BIRD LOVERS BADGE 1945 “SCISSORS GRINDER” ALSO ON THE BACK IS “MILLERS LTD SYDNEY” ALSO I BELIEVE IT READS “WAR TIME FINISH” THE LATCH IS IN TACT AND THE PICTURES SHOW ALL. NOT LINKED TO ABG; PROVIDED MERELY FOR […]

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Australian Badge Guides sells printed guides and books as well as badges on eBay Australia and electronic versions of badge guides and books on our website, as well as badges