A Lovely Unissued WW2 Period Bakelite / Plastic Economy Issue Ordinary Ranks (OR’s) Headdress Badge to: The Royal Marines. The Globe, showing the Eastern Hemisphere within Two Sprays of Laurel Leaves tied at the Bottom in a Bow, Surmounted by a Kings / Tudor / Imperial Crown Royal Crest. Moulded in Bakelite in Bright Blue. Makers Mark: A. STANLEY & SONS. WALSALL, Mould No. 1 C 3 – 104. Voided. Blades E / W. Sealed: 12th September 1944. c.1944 – 46. KK 2246.
1664: Raised: Lord Admiral’s or Maritime Regiment.
1755 – 1802: The Marines. 1802: Royal Marines.
Motto: PER MARE, PER TERRAM Latin: “By Sea, By Land”.
Dimensions: 45 mm x 35 mm.
Code: 51084Price: 70.00 GBP