Glider Pilot Regiment Cap Badge

WW2 Glider Pilot Regiment cap badge die-stamped in white metal complete with slider, in good condition.

Product ID: 857

£15.00

1 in stock

Description

Glider Pilot Regiment Cap Badge

The cap badge of the Glider Pilot Regiment depicts and eagle standing on a scroll inscribed Pilot, with the inscription Glider Regiment around the outer edge surmounted by imperial (kings) crown.

Brief History

The Glider Pilot Regiment was a British airborne forces unit of the Second World War, which was responsible for crewing the British Army’s military gliders and saw action in the European theatre in support of Allied airborne operations. Established in 1942, the regiment was disbanded in 1957.