A Lovely Unissued / Not Worn Condition Set of Padded All Ranks (AR’s) Official Issue (Operational) Qualified Parachutist Wings / Badge / Brevet to: The New Zealand Special Air Service (NZSAS) Regiment. Embroidered Worsted (Woollen Yarn) on Melton Felt. White Embroidered Parachute Filled in the Centre in Black & Highlighted in White & Black. Wings (8 Feathers) Light Blue / White with Black & White Highlights. Set on a Black Melton Felt Backing. (The Colours Light / Dark Blue are said to Represent Oxford & Cambridge Universities). Padded. Black Synthetic Backed. Anzac Elite No.713. c.21 Apr 88 – ?.
Roots Long Range Desert Group (L.R.D.G). Feb 55 Sqn Formed on the lines of 22 Special Air Service Regiment for operations with the Far East Strategic Reserve and the British Counter Insurgency effort in Malaya. Disbanded late 1957. The NZSAS was reestablished in October 1959.
Dimensions: 32 mm x 76 mm.
Code: 50976Price: 25.00 GBP