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Great coat and trouser name and dated

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    I got that great coat with patches on each shoulder The Royal Canadian Regiment name to a 2nd LT K.Furry dated 1943 include in the lot i purchase was a pair of trouser name to the same soldier. Now my question is i have seen some great coat and this one looks different from the ordinary one as the design especially in the back Private purchase ???? or Officer had different design ? i am trying to learn a bit more about the Canadian and British uniforms . And those patches were usualy on each shoulder and how can i tell if they were war time applied ?
    And the button are they Queen Victoria Button ??
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    Thanks

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    This is a correct Officers greatcoat. The buttons are the right design for the Regt. The crown is always this shape.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Ade is correct - the buttons do belong to this regiment - formed in 1883.........

    Welcome to The Royal Canadian Regiment
    Regards,


    Steve.

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    I have the Regt cap badge in my collection, seen here on the left.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    My late mother's boyfriend was in this regiment - part of the 1st Canadian Division.........
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    Regards,


    Steve.

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    Great news Thanks walkwolf and Adrian for the answer and the link

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    And what kind of price the great coat and trouser could go for ?

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