A Lovely Ordinary Ranks (OR’s) Gilding Metal small Rear Headdress Badge (BACKBADGE) to: the 4th, 5th & 6th Territorial Battalions of The Gloucestershire Regiment. Sphinx over Blank Honour Plinth, encircled by Two Twigs of Laurel joined at the top. Worn by Ordinary Ranks (OR’s) & None Commissioned Officers (NCO’s). Die Struck in Gilding Metal, Voided, Slider. c.1908 – 21.

Notes 3rd / 6th: 1900: 3rd Volunteer Battalion (V.B.) Gloucestershire Regiment Formed at Bristol. 1908: Became 6th Bn (TF). 1908 – 21: Territorial Force (T.F.). 1914 – 18: World War I (WWI). 1938: Transferred to the Royal Tank Regiment (R.T.R.).

Notes: 4th: 1859: Raised as 1st Gloucestershire (City of Bristol) R.V.C. 1883: Redesignated 1st (City of Bristol) Bn Gloucestershire Regiment. 1908: Became 4th (City of Bristol) Bn (TF). 1908 – 21: Territorial Force (T.F.). 1914 – 18: World War I (WWI). 1940: Transferred to the Royal Artillery.

Notes: 5th: 1860: 1st Admin Bn of Gloucestershire R.V. formed in Gloucester. 1908 – 21: Territorial Force (T.F.). 1914 – 18: World War I (WWI).

Dimensions: Diameter: 20 mm.
Code: 50590Price: 110.00 GBP

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