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WW2 Uniform of captain C.A.Simpson royal artillery

Article about: I have had this uniform for some time now. I have tried various sites to no avail in researching this. Just trying to find info on the M.B.E and bomb disposal badge. I found the griffon patc

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    Default WW2 Uniform of captain C.A.Simpson royal artillery

    I have had this uniform for some time now. I have tried various sites to no avail in researching this. Just trying to find info on the M.B.E and bomb disposal badge. I found the griffon patch in the pocket as well.
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    The Bow badge is Anti-Aircraft Command (first pattern) , and the Lion is Scottish Home Command , these I believe are both post war . The tunic may have been rebadged by the owner in the early post war years , IMHO
    Cheers Chris

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    Thanks for the insight! Why do you think post war?

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    I think they are post war badges , but I'm not sure when they were first formed up . It's a place to start .
    Cheers Chris

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    1939 to 1955 is what i read online.

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    There you go , I was using a book LOL .
    Whats the date of the Scottish ?
    Cheers Chris

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    Nice 1942 pattern Service Dress tunic.

    Try the London Gazette site to research him.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Interesting to see an austerity pattern SD tunic with a change pocket.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    I have ade, im not sure im navigating the site right.

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    I found two C.A. Simpsons. One was promoted to.Temp Major and one was in the RAF.

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