A Lovely Condition & Very Scarce Officers Service Dress (OSD) Bronze Front Headdress Badge to: the 4th, 5th & 6th Territorial Battalions of The Gloucestershire Regiment. Sphinx over Blank Honour Plinth on Two Twigs of Laurel Leaves, Title Scroll Reads: GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Cast in Bronze, Voided, 2 x Blades E / W. KK1720. 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: 41 mm x 52 mm.
Code: 50591Price: 140.00 GBP

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