My Collection

Discussion in 'Your Collectibles' started by sgt petts, Oct 9, 2007.

  1. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    More of HMS BELFST
  2. Kyt

    Kyt Άρης

    I've often wondered who the models were for the waxworks - whoever they were, they had some chins! Cheers for the piccies, SP.

    And I notice neither of us are cultured enough to mention an educational afternoon in the Design Museum :becky:
  3. Kitty

    Kitty New Member

    Nice collection Sgt! Now if only i coudl get a decent job.....

    Must get around to posting up the sweetheart brooches, but now have a couple more to add to the list. Including a very nice gold RNZAF brooch.
  4. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    Thanks Kitty.
    I love sweetheart brooches, I only have on a R.E one.

    I will add some more pic's now.
    How could I forget my Swagger Stick, which belonged to a R.E chap.

    They do have some chins don't they.

    Design Museum :peep: :becky:
  5. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    Some Book Marks from France, these are the regiments my great grandfathers brothers were all R.I.P

    A Real Poppy from Flanders.

    A modern R.E tin.

    WW1 R.E Buttons.
  6. Kyt

    Kyt Άρης

    SP, you must live in a HUGE house! Have you ever considered putting up detour signs in front of the IWM to direct tourists to your place?
  7. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    My son in Camo, Various cao badges, R.E cap badges, shoulder titles etc..., R.E Sweetheart Badge, R.A.S.C (Grandad Swift from WW2)
    Sgt Petts T.A Badge.
  8. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    More........... :peep: are you lot still there, not bored yet :becky:

    Grandad Sgt Petts Chinditz Flash

    London Irish Rifles (for grandad Petts)

    WW1 Medals, the same as my great grandfather Andrew Munn would have recieved.
    My uncle has the originals.

    Various WW1 medals.
  9. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    The last (for now :becky:)

    WW2 Mini Medals.

    Now where are those silks :noidea::cry_smile:

    Kitty!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :becky:


    I know I call it Karen's Museum.
  10. Kyt

    Kyt Άρης

    Oh man, I am seriously drooling over the Chindits patch.
  11. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member


    Lol I knew you would.
    I will ask dad what stuff he has.

    I know he has the Spider, for the Nigerian Reg.
  12. Kitty

    Kitty New Member

    After handing over 2 signed aviation prints at christmas, one of which had an RAF Russian hurricane pilot, one of only 38 in the war, i felt the need for a treat.

    This arrived yesterday:

  13. Antipodean Andy

    Antipodean Andy New Member

    Can't say anything but bloody well done, Kitty!
  14. spidge

    spidge Active Member

    Well done Kitty.

    You will have to get a bigger house for the collection!
  15. Kitty

    Kitty New Member

    Im gonna need a bigger wall. :D
  16. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    I have some more photos to add here soon.

    I got some great Christmas pressies.

    Lots of WW1 POST CARDS, and some Scottish ones from 1900's-1920's.

    Two R.E ash trays, and R.E Trench Art Stamp Box, WW2 R.E Lighter, A WW1 R.E Cig Case.

    A Clydebank Jug, with the Clydebank Crest.

    Oh and a R.E Thimble.

    I need to buy a big display case now.
  17. Antipodean Andy

    Antipodean Andy New Member

    Why did you promote yourself? :)
  18. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    I couldn't remember my password for sgt petts :frusty:
    And couldn't log on, for over a week.
    I pressed the link for a new password, but didn't get one :noidea:

    So I re reg as sgt major petts...

    I should have made it Company Sgt Major, as that is what Grandad was :becky:

    I should be back as sgt petts as soon as Lee can sort it for me.
  19. Antipodean Andy

    Antipodean Andy New Member

    You can probably guess that I've been keeping an eye on you so that your 100th post garners the congratulations it deserves!
  20. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    I have a lot more to learn before I can post on here.
    Have not been studying for a while, :peep:
    Course starts again on the 10th.

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