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17th Lancers (17th/21st) Badge British Army

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A nickel 17th or 17/21st lancers motto (badge) I don't know where this badge was worn.
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About 17th Lancers

The 17th Lancers, also called the Duke of Cambridge's Own, was a regiment in the British army. This badge represents the military unit, which was active between the years 1759 to 1922. They are most famous for riding in the front line during the Charge of the Light Brigade at Balaklava in 1854 as well as the battle of Ulundi. Nicknames for the British army include The Horse Marines, Death or Glory Boys, Bingham’s Dandies, and The Tots. The 17th Lancers emblem features a skull with crossbones, which is a common British military symbol. Memorable British arm badges, jacket buttons, cufflinks, and cap badges featuring this symbol are available from multiple top sellers at eBay, allowing you to own a piece of history. Top-rated Sellers offer quality new and pre-owned merchandise at reasonable prices and many include free shipping.