British Army service corps cap badge the badge is missing its pin the brass has gone green from being buried for 100 years.The badge was recovered from the river bank at Thiepval on The Somme in 2016.This was the scene of savage fighting on the 1st july 1916 during the first day of the battle of The Somme.The badge is in relic but solid condition and is perfect for display or any collection and a RARE find from the battlefield these days and one of the most sort after battlefield relics.A very nice relic from a very famous area on the Somme battlefield.
The Royal Army Service Corps (RASC) was a corps of the British Army responsible for land, coastal and lake transport, air despatch, barracks administration, the Army Fire Service, staffing headquarters' units, supply of food, water, fuel and domestic materials such as clothing, furniture and stationery and the supply of technical and military equipment.
soldiers crossing the river near Thiepval
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