British Legion Cap Badges



The first British Legion Cap Badge were designed for British Legion Bands. Bands were encouraged in 1922, as part of the recreational activities, along with football, athletics and boxing and all came together in a sports rally at London's Crystal Palace that year.

Louth BL Band on the steps of Louth Town Hall

Louth British Legion Band

 

In the exhibition below you will find examples of Cap Badges the club thanks Mrs Tracy Fowler, Mr Jerry Murphy and Mr Philip Wilson  for making this exhibition of Cap Badges possible.

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British Legion

Bandsman

Cap Badge Gilt Finish

Donated by

Mr Jerry Murphy

 



 

 


BRITISH LEGION
Cap Badge

Collar Dogs
and
Shoulder Titles

Beret Badges

Standard Bearers Sling

ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
Cap Badges
Collar Dogs
Beret Badges


RELATED BADGES

British Legion Volunteer Police Force



MEMORABILIA
British Legion Head Quarters Branch Price List Feb 1937

MANUFACTURERS
Manufacturers

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