The Formation Sign 2019 - Click on cover thumbnail for a larger image
FS 273 Details and illustrates the rank badge adopted for the newly-created post of Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of Staff's Committee, looks at the wartime dress distinctions worn by The Sherwood Foresters and has a detailed and fully illustrated record of the Epaulette and Shoulder insignia worn by the Infantry of the Honourable Artillery Company.
FS 274 Looks at the badges and uniforms of Army Scripture Readers and related bodies, tells the story of a wartime Lincolnshire Regiment badge and of the uniformed Civilian Transport services supporting the armed forces and has a detailed account of the various glider badges worn by Britain's wartime airborne forces and their post-war successors. Plus the usual coverage of new badges and old mysteries.
FS 275 The cover story marks the 100th Birthday of the Society's Vice-President Mrs Joy Waring, whose late husband Major John Waring founded the Society in 1951. Inside features cover Official Service photographers, an exceptionally rare RASC cloth unit badge, badges of the Free Belgian Forces trained in Northern Ireland in 1945, the dress and badges of Italian POW Labour units and a second series of additions and updates to the 2019 book Badges on Battle Dress.
FS 276 This Special 48-page edition looks at the incredible variety of printed badges produced in the 1940s and 1950s for Britain's armed and civilian services, by the Calico Printers Association based on three sample albums from the Association - one of them first appearing on the BBC's Antiques Roadshow. It reveals that during the Second World War the Association produced 230 million badges, 800,000 of them for the United States 8th Army Air Force based in Britain and illustrates a number of badges which still defy identification.

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