Victoria & Edwardian Era Militia Badges

59th Regiment a Foot Shako Badge

It was active from 1755 to 1781


53rd Shropshire Regiment Cap Badge

This regimentserved in India and fought in the Indian Mutiny where it took part in the relief of Lucknow.


94th Regiment a Foot Shako Badge

In1789 theyfought in the Zulu Wars in Africa


51st Kings Own Light Infantry

This Regiment saw service at Waterloo in 1815.


46th South Devonshire Regiment Cap badge

This regiment fought in Canada during the Seven Years War and was invloved in the capture of Montreal in 1760.


45th (Nottinghamshire) Regiment of Foot

In 1758 the regiment fought in the Siege of Louisburg. which became the regiments first battle honour


6th Regiment of Foot (Warwickshires)

In August 1813 Wellington watched the 6th regiment's attack against 6,000 French in rugged positions in the mountains and described it as "The most gallant and the finest thing he had ever witnessed".


43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot

This regiment foughtin the Battle of New Orleans againstthe US General Jacksonin 1814, ( just like the song says )


The 40th (2nd Somersetshire) Regiment of Foot

The 40th (2nd Somersetshire) Regiment of Foot spent a number of years of duty in the Australian colonies.


38th Staffordshire Regimnet Cap Badge (Victoria era)

The crown shape is interesting for a Victorian Era regiment, maybe you know why. Tell us!!