badge, headdress, British, Women's Land Army, Timber Corps

Catalogue number
  • INS 7378
Department
Exhibits
Materials
  • whole: plastic
Alternative names
  • full name: badge, headdress, British, Women's Land Army, Timber Corps
  • simple name: badge, British
Category
uniforms and insignia

© IWM (INS 7378)

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Physical description

A dark brown plastic badge consisting of an oval ring surmounted by a crown and inscribed "TIMBER CORPS". Within the ring is a fir tree. At the bottom of the ring is a scroll inscribed "W.L.A.".

History note

Second World War period plastic cap badge for the Timber Corps (Women's Land Army). Members of the 'Land Army Timber Corps' were affectionately nicknamed 'Lumberjills'.

Associated people and organisations

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