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These have recently come to live with me

I am having difficulty pinning down what Corps or Branch

The crown is a Kings Crown

Any assistance is tremendously appreciated

Hi David,

One Corps springs to mind. The Q.A.R.N.C , Queen Alexandra Royal Nursing Corps have Purple and Red gorgets, could they be from that service?

Regards Eddie

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Red on red (not braided) is the standard unless you're the following

RAMC - Dull Cherry

RADC - Emerald Green

RAVC - Marroon Red

RAPC - Primrose Yellow

AEC - Cambridge Blue

RAOC - Dk Blue (changed to Scarlet in 1941)

REME - Dk Blue

Chaplains - Purple

So far these defy identification :banger::banger:

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