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History of the British Para Badges

Article about: Hello, Does anybody have any historical information regarding British WW II Parachute Badge? Origins, who made a design, when issued, what order, etc? Maybe you can suggest any web pages or

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    Hello,

    Does anybody have any historical information regarding British WW II Parachute Badge?

    Origins, who made a design, when issued, what order, etc?

    Maybe you can suggest any web pages or put info here?

    Thanks

    Rafal

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    Hi Rafal, the IWM has a huge amount of information, but most is not found in books or online.

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    I think Ade might have some interesting info on these, i know that gaunts of London produced a large number during the war and post

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    This book covers para badges, but not all your questions which I don't think have been covered in the way you ask.

    You might also try the two books on para smocks and headgear by military mode publishing.

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/browse.ht...A22QZ65X3H2CSH
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Hello,
    Thank you for your remarks and suggestions.
    Greetings
    Rafal

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