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Army Officers' Regimental Cap Badge List

This is an extract of our Master Militaria Catalogue dealing with Military Officers' Cap badges, hat and helmet insignia.  Police and Fire and Rescue cap badges are on separate pages.



Reference Books

We recommend the following reference books -

Kipling, AL & King, HL. 1995. Head-Dress Badges of the British Army - Volume 1 - Up to the end of the Great War. ISBN 0584109474: Muller, Blond & White Ltd.
An excellent book with black and white photographs of nearly 1900 cap badges. Each badge is numbered and the numbers are used by dealers and collectors as the 'industry-standard' to refer to cap badges. If you are going to buy cap badges by mail order, then you need this book.
Head-Dress Badges of the British Army - Volume 1 - Up to the end of the Great War  Buy Book

Kipling, AL & King, HL. 1994. Head-Dress Badges of the British Army - Volume 2 - From the end of the Great War to the Present Day. ISBN 0584109482: Muller, Blond & White Ltd.
An excellent book with black and white photographs of many cap badges. Each badge is numbered and the numbers are used by dealers and collectors as the 'industry-standard' to refer to cap badges. If you are going to buy cap badges by mail order, then you need this book.
Head-Dress Badges of the British Army - Volume 2 - From the end of the Great War to the Present Day  Buy Book


Cap Badges (Officers' Embroidered)

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) 13th/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) L2C877 13th/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) QC Bullion £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Adjutant General's Corps L2N674 Adjutant General's Corps QC Bullion (KK 2729*) £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Brigadiers' & Colonels' Cap Badge L2N914 Brigadiers' & Colonels' Cap Badge Canadian Army QC Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Bristol University Officers Training Corps L2N567 Bristol University Officers Training Corps Bullion (KK 2444*) £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Canadian Armed Forces Chaplain Branch - Maple Wreath L2J398 Canadian Armed Forces Chaplain Branch - Maple Wreath Green Bush Hat Badge QC Embroidered £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Deputy Lieutenant Of A Welsh County L2O023 Deputy Lieutenant Of A Welsh County PoW's Feathers Bullion £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Deputy Lieutenant Of English County L2T493 Deputy Lieutenant Of English County Golden Rose Bullion (Cap Badge) £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Devonshire & Dorset Regiment Sidehat Badge L2T499 Devonshire & Dorset Regiment Sidehat Badge On Black Square Bullion (KK 2043*) £8.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Duke Of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry - Officers L2N315 Duke Of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry - Officers Small Rose For Beret Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Eton College CCF L2N718 Eton College CCF 2004 Issue KC Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Governor Of A British Overseas Territory L2P921 Governor Of A British Overseas Territory QC / EiiR Oak Wreath QC Bullion (Cap Badge) £18.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Grenadier Guards L2O312 Grenadier Guards Bullion £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) King's Own Royal Border Regiment (Officer's Sidehat) L2O901 King's Own Royal Border Regiment (Officer's Sidehat) On Dark Blue Circle Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Liverpool University Officers Training Corps L2D957 Liverpool University Officers Training Corps Beret Badge Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Lord Lieutenant Of A Welsh County L2P557 Lord Lieutenant Of A Welsh County QC Over PoW Feathers QC Bullion £18.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Lord Lieutenant Of An English County L2A017 Lord Lieutenant Of An English County QC Over Gold Rose QC Bullion £18.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Queen's Lancashire Regiment - Last Pattern L2O006 Queen's Lancashire Regiment - Last Pattern 2003-2006 QC Bullion £7.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Queen's Royal Irish Hussars  (Lion & Crown Over QRIH L2G395 Queen's Royal Irish Hussars (Lion & Crown Over QRIH Intertwined Cipher) QC Bullion (Beret badge) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Army Educational Corps Beret Badge L2E861 Royal Army Educational Corps Beret Badge On Navy Blue QC Bullion (KK 2146*) £8.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Army Medical Corps L2P470 Royal Army Medical Corps On Navy Blue QC Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Army Medical Corps (Parachute Field Ambulance) L2C884 Royal Army Medical Corps (Parachute Field Ambulance) On Maroon QC Bullion £7.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Army Pay Corps L2Q576 Royal Army Pay Corps On Navy Blue QC Bullion £7.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Artillery (7-Flame Grenade Over Ubique On Red) L2C886 Royal Artillery (7-Flame Grenade Over Ubique On Red) Sidehat Badge Bullion £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Canadian Army Chaplain Corps:Oak/Laurel Wreath L2O164 Royal Canadian Army Chaplain Corps:Oak/Laurel Wreath Green Bush Hat Badge QC Embroidered £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers L2E035 Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers On Navy Blue QC Bullion (KK 2129*) £8.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Engineers (9-Flame Grenade Over Ubique) L2N405 Royal Engineers (9-Flame Grenade Over Ubique) Airborne - On Maroon Bullion £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Gloucestershire Berkshire & Wiltshire Regiment L2O245 Royal Gloucestershire Berkshire & Wiltshire Regiment Back Badge On Blue Bullion (KK 635*) £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Horse Artillery - 1st Regiment L2P556 Royal Horse Artillery - 1st Regiment On Dark Blue Backing QC Bullion (KK 1934*) £7.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Royal Pioneer Corps (Old Pattern Pre-1985) L2O024 Royal Pioneer Corps (Old Pattern Pre-1985) QC Bullion (KK 2151*) £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Scots Guards L2O390 Scots Guards Bullion £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) South Alberta Light Horse L2T612 South Alberta Light Horse Canadian Army QC Bullion £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Bullion) Women's Royal Army Corps L2C894 Women's Royal Army Corps Pre-1992 QC Bullion (KK 2190*) £6.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal)

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) 7th Duke Of Edinburgh's Own Gurkha Rifles: Post-1959 L3T011 7th Duke Of Edinburgh's Own Gurkha Rifles: Post-1959 On Black Boss Silver (KK 2080) £45.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Adjutant General's Corps L3I002 Adjutant General's Corps 46mm High QC S/P & G (KK 2729) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Adjutant General's Corps L3S937 Adjutant General's Corps 51mm High QC S/P & G (KK 2729) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Army Legal Corps (not Services) L3A442 Army Legal Corps (not Services) Post-1978 QC S/P & E (KK 2167*) £22.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Army Service Corps L3I557 Army Service Corps 1911-1918 Pattern KC Bronze (KK 989*) £24.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Berkshire Yeomanry L3T634 Berkshire Yeomanry Gilt (KK 1449) £30.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Canadian Armed Forces Communications & Electronics L3Q842 Canadian Armed Forces Communications & Electronics QC G; Enam £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Canadian Armed Forces Dental Branch L3O197 Canadian Armed Forces Dental Branch QC G; Enam £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Canadian Armed Forces Legal Branch L3R051 Canadian Armed Forces Legal Branch QC G; Enam (RJCT Q77*) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Canadian Armed Forces Military Engineering Branch L3O329 Canadian Armed Forces Military Engineering Branch QC G; Enam £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Canadian Armed Forces Personnel Selection Branch L3R052 Canadian Armed Forces Personnel Selection Branch QC G; Enam (RJCT Q77*) £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Intelligence Corps L3E210 Intelligence Corps Beret Size QC S/P (KK 2153*) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Kenya Army Chaplain L3N206 Kenya Army Chaplain A/A £10.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Parachute Regiment L3D073 Parachute Regiment QC S/P (KK 2060) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Princess Of Wales's Royal Regiment L3H909 Princess Of Wales's Royal Regiment Solid Red Oval S/P;G;E (KK 2724*) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service L3G838 Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve - Pre-1949 KC S/P (CW 412(Single)) £18.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Rhodesian General Service L3T632 Rhodesian General Service 1940-1956 Brass £30.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Christian) L3J821 Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Christian) QC S/P;G;E (KK 2111) £50.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Christian) L3A435 Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Christian) Black QC Brass (KK 2111*) £18.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Christian) L3U236 Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Christian) Square Type - Solid KC Gilt (KK 973) £40.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Jewish) L3L230 Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Jewish) QC Bronze (KK 2113*) £35.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Jewish) L3T929 Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Jewish) QC S/P;G;E (KK 2113) £60.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Jewish) L3U451 Royal Army Chaplains' Department (Jewish) On Flexible Blades QC Black (KK 2113*) £35.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Educational Corps L3A441 Royal Army Educational Corps 1952-1993 QC S/P & G (KK 2146*) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Medical Corps L3A438 Royal Army Medical Corps QC S/P & G (KK 2123) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Medical Corps L3A413 Royal Army Medical Corps 1902-1947 KC Bronze (KK 1007*) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Pay Corps L3J461 Royal Army Pay Corps Full Size QC S/P & G (KK 2137) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Service Corps L3A436 Royal Army Service Corps 1952-1965 QC Chr;G;E (KK 2118*) £25.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Army Veterinary Corps L3U661 Royal Army Veterinary Corps QC S/P & G (KK 2139) £25.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Artillery - Full Size L3M096 Royal Artillery - Full Size Separate Wheel QC Bronze (KK 1937) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Artillery - Full Size L3M261 Royal Artillery - Full Size Separate Wheel QC Gilt (KK 1937) £16.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Canadian Army Chaplains' Corps (Christian) L3N220 Royal Canadian Army Chaplains' Corps (Christian) QC S/P;G;E (Brooker Q76) £40.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Corps of Transport L3A437 Royal Corps of Transport 1965-1993 QC S/P;G;E (KK 2119*) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Dragoon Guards - Beret Size - Gilt Castle L3S228 Royal Dragoon Guards - Beret Size - Gilt Castle Enamelled S/P;G;E (KK 2720) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Dragoon Guards - Full Size - Gilt Castle L3H907 Royal Dragoon Guards - Full Size - Gilt Castle Enamelled S/P;G;E (KK 2720) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Engineers L3A421 Royal Engineers EiiR QC S/P & G (KK 1942*) £14.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Engineers L3A420 Royal Engineers GviR KC Bronze (KK 1940*) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Gloucestershire Berkshire & Wiltshire Regiment L3I890 Royal Gloucestershire Berkshire & Wiltshire Regiment Frosted Finish S/P & G (KK 2726) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Green Jackets L3I940 Royal Green Jackets QC S/P (KK 2053) £14.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Logistic Corps (1st Pattern - Gilt Scrolls) L3L760 Royal Logistic Corps (1st Pattern - Gilt Scrolls) Formed 5 April 1993 QC G; Enam (KK 2728*) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Logistic Corps (2nd Pattern - Blue Scrolls) L3I003 Royal Logistic Corps (2nd Pattern - Blue Scrolls) Formed 5 April 1993 QC S/P;G;E (KK 2728*) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Marines Officers L3F194 Royal Marines Officers 2-Part QC Bronze (KK 2099) £12.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Military Police L3L117 Royal Military Police Full Size QC S/P (KK 2132) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Pioneer Corps (Old Pattern Pre-1985) L3E212 Royal Pioneer Corps (Old Pattern Pre-1985) QC S/P (KK 2151*) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Signals L3N017 Royal Signals 2-Part QC S/P & G (KK 1948) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Royal Tank Regiment L3M353 Royal Tank Regiment QC S/P (KK 1924) £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) St.Andrew's University UTC L3Q583 St.Andrew's University UTC KC S/P (KK 2487) £14.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) The Royal Welsh L3S372 The Royal Welsh With Scroll Bronze £15.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Wessex Regiment (Volunteers) L3T930 Wessex Regiment (Volunteers) Wyvern S/P (KK 2030) £40.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) West Yorkshire Regiment (The Prince Of Wales's Own) L3J990 West Yorkshire Regiment (The Prince Of Wales's Own) S/P & G (KK 608) £35.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Yorkshire Brigade L3A429 Yorkshire Brigade For Service Dress QC S/P & G (KK 2032*) £20.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Yorkshire Volunteers L3A430 Yorkshire Volunteers Hall-Marked 1991 QC G; Enam (KK 2032*) £35.00

Cap Badges (Officers' Metal) Yorkshire Volunteers (also Yorkshire Brigade) L3A431 Yorkshire Volunteers (also Yorkshire Brigade) White Enamelled Rose QC G; Enam (KK 2032*) £20.00

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