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Offline Teletran

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WW2 Uniform badges
« on: Sunday 31 March 19 21:05 BST (UK) »
Good evening all,

See text below. many thanks.

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Re: WW2 Uniform badges
« Reply #1 on: Sunday 31 March 19 21:12 BST (UK) »
Good evening all,

I have recently been handed the badges(?) that were removed from my Grandfathers WW2 Army uniform, can anybody identify them?  The white and red crossing circles I believe relate to his time in the 36th division based in North Burma but the others I do know, can anybody help?

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Re: WW2 Uniform badges
« Reply #2 on: Sunday 31 March 19 21:22 BST (UK) »
The Crossed Keys are for the  2nd Infantry Division (United Kingdom)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2nd_Infantry_Division_(United_Kingdom)

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Re: WW2 Uniform badges
« Reply #3 on: Sunday 31 March 19 21:28 BST (UK) »
The Two Circles are for 36th British Division https://www.burmastar.org.uk/stories/36th-british-division/

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Re: WW2 Uniform badges
« Reply #4 on: Monday 01 April 19 06:19 BST (UK) »
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