badge, unit, shoulder title, British, 1st Queen's Dragoon Guards, other ranks
Gilding metal shoulder title to other ranks of 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards, being QDG in a straight line in Gothic lettering. Captioned: "Metal Shoulder Title". Two lugs to reverse.
Box 4: Mounting card captioned: "1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards Other Ranks" on which 6 badges (10048-10053). File reference to bottom left: "54/Rac/188". Reverse with a green sealing wax seal of an oval on which MINISTRY OF DEFENCE / PATTERN ROOM, with across the centre, ARMY / OFFICERS. To the top left corner an oval stamp "Q (Maint) 2 / MINISTRY OF DEFENCE" across the centre "4 May 1970".
1st. The Queen's Dragoon Guards was formed on 1 January 1959 by the amalgamation of the two senior Line Cavalry regiments, 1st King's Dragoon Guards and the Queen's Bays (2nd Dragoon Guards).