buttons, cap, 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.
Gold anodized aluminium small domed cap button to other ranks of "The Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding) (33 and 76)" with no outer rim and embossed with an elephant standing on ground, looking left, trunk down, with a howdah on its back. Captioned: Cap. Fixed shank 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.
The elephant symbol derives from the headdress badge of a predecessor regiment, the 76th of Foot.