Collar Badges - Observer Corps 

The observer Corps was formed in the early 1960's.  The brass collar badges were only produced in singles and the staybrite in pairs.  The inscription "Ar Faire" means (On Watch).  The badge depicts a Crane holding a stone in its claw.  The purpose is that if it sleeps the stone will fall and waken it,  so it is always alert.

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 Page Updated : Tuesday, 07 April 2009