14th Indian Division
Scarce printed cloth formation sign on khaki backing and with 4 fasteners to reverse. Formed in 1942 by Major General H.H.Rich. Took part in the hard fought campaign in the Arakan before the formation of the 14th Army. Q on badge signifies Quetta where it was raised. Ref Cole p81 read more
Directorate of Operations Borneo 1964-66
Scarce 3rd pattern printed formation sign, of a Borneo white bellied sea eagle flying forward.
Major General Walter Walker (DOBOPS) instigated operations code name "CLARET".
Operation Claret was a long-running series of secretive cross-border raids conducted by British Commonwealth forces in Borneo from June 1964 to early 1966. These raids were undertaken by special forces—includ... read more