badge, formation, 33rd Independent Infantry Brigade (Guards) & 33rd Guards Brigade

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Catalogue number
  • INS 6015
Materials
  • felt
Dimensions
  • general: Height 39 mm
  • general: Width 31 mm
Alternative Names
  • FULL NAME: badge, formation, 33rd Independent Infantry Brigade (Guards) & 33rd Guards Brigade
  • SIMPLE NAME: badge, formation, British.
Object Type
formation badge
Category
uniforms and insignia

History note

The background colours are those of the Brigade of Guards and the bayonet device carries infantry associations. The Brigade was formed in the UK on 24 October 1941 and remained in the UK under command of London District for the duration of its existence, being disbanded on 6 October 1943..

Physical description

badge A white bayonet with black detail, point uppermost, on a background divided horizontally evenly, blue, red, blue.

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