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ID:	224667Hi all, bought these patches of a chap who's sister collected them during the war any one want to see any close ups just say and if someone could tell me what the 3 red printed stripes be most grateful .Roger

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    Hi Roger, nice haul.

    The stripes are British service stripes worn on the cuff of the BD.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    I think you got one stripe for every six months overseas. I could be wrong but i believe there were also blue stripes for wounds?

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    Thanks Ade and kc1 first time I've seen printed ones ,the pegs are nice too glue back with dull thread not the shiny thread.

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    Hi Roger, here is a set in situ on an ATS SD jacket from my wife's collection.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Nice photo Ade, yours are on khaki mine on dark blue does that make mine airforce or navy? Regards Roger

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    I would think dark blue would be for dress uniform

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    Thanks kc1

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