approx height 26cm (31cm including plinth) approx 11.5cm wide at the base
has a plaque at reverse reading IRISH GUARDSMAN 1901
The Irish Guards, part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army and, together with the Royal Irish Regiment, it is one of the two Irish infantry regiments in the British Army
a plaque at front reads ‘ To the pipes & drums of the Argyll & Sutherland highlanders, 5th Battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland, from the Irish Guard Band, USA tour 2010
keep the plinth inscription or have your own added. (Not included)
Curently with Royal Corps of Transport collar dogs. These can be reomoved so you have none or add your own.
Jacket: Black with Cream lapels. Jacket has black satin feel lining. 1 internal pocket. Major insignia on shoulders.
Waistcoat: Cream with Cream satin feel lining. 4 buttons and 2 pockets. Adjusting tape on rear.
Maker: Moss Bros of Covent Garden.
Sizes Approx: Chest 40″, Under Arm 19″
Please note: This is an issued item and as such may shows signs of use. We respectfully ask you to examine the photo’s full before buying to ensure you know the condition of the itemUse for original intended use
Or re purpose for fashion, theatre or re enacting project. Pair with our other mess dress clothing, trousres, boots, hats, bagdes & medals
The Guards Armoured Division was an armoured division of the British Army during the Second World War. The division was created in the United Kingdom on 17 June 1941 during World War II from elements of the Guards units, the Grenadier Guards, Coldstream Guards, Scots Guards, Irish Guards, and Welsh Guards. (wikipedia)
Lots of divisional & formation patches in stock. please ask.