badge, unit, shoulder title, British, Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding), other ranks
Box 59: Mounting card captioned “The Duke of Wellingtons Regt (West Riding) (33 and 76) Other Ranks” on which 6 items, one of which is a pair (10802-10807). Evidence of the removal of a cap badge and a small button. Reverse plain.
Gilding metal shoulder title to other ranks of “The Duke of Wellington’s Regiment (West Riding) (33 and 76)”, being DW in serif letters linked top and bottom. Ms pencil note above badge: “GM”. Captioned (with next adjacent badge): Metal Shoulder Title. Ms pencil note to right of this and the next adjacent badge: “’R’ to be added”. Two lugs and cotter pin to reverse.
The “Duke of Wellington’s Regiment (West Riding)” was a Regular infantry unit of the British Army from 1881 to 2006.