Heath Old Boys Association


History


World War I Memorial Board Cap Badges

These are the cap badges of each of the regiments in which Heath Old Boys served during World War I.

Rose surrounded by laurel wreath surrounded by rays of sun with the name underneath Rose within a ram’s horn surmounted by a crown with the name underneath Maltese cross surmounted by motto ‘Celer et audax’ and crown with the name underneath with the name underneath Cross within an A surmounted by a crown and surrounded by a scroll giving the regimental name
RAF surrounded by laurel wreath and surmounted by a crown with ‘Per ardua ad astra’ underneath The letters RASC entwined surrounded by ‘Honi soit qui mal y pense,’ a laurel wreath and rays of the sun surmounted by a crown with RASC underneath Rope and anchor in a circle surmounted with a crown with the name underneath Stag’s head and antlers with Cuidich 'n Righ (Aid the King) above and name underneath
Tank between ‘Tank’ and ‘Corps’ surmounted by a crown Lion holding a flag above a crown below which is ‘Virtutis Fortuna Comes’ and the name Lion surrounded by a laurel wreath surmounted by a rose and a crown with the name underneath Rose surmounted by a crown and the name underneath
Crossed machine guns surmounted by a crown with the name underneath Aesculapian snake surrounded by laurel wreath surmounted by a crown with RAMC underneath Monarch’s initials surrounded by a belt and a laurel wreath surmounted by a crown with RE underneath