"GOLDEN AGE BUTTONS": YEOMANRY

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There is a general information section at the bottom of the menu page for uniform buttons, and
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References: Howard Ripley "Buttons of the British Army 1855-1970" [HR] and Howard Ripley &
Denis Darmanin “Yeomanry Buttons” [HR5]

YEOMANRY

Ayrshire Yeomanry. Large KC in scalloped border, plain field [cf.HR5 1]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 2.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 1.00

Berkshire Yeomanry. "Berkshire" below stylised horse & KC [HR5 6]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24.5 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18 mm. 2.50

Cheshire Yeomanry [Earl of Chester’s] [Type 3]. Name in buckle around plumes [HR5 17]
Nickel, one-piece flat, 22 mm. £3.50

City of London Yeomanry [Rough Riders] [Type 1]. "Rough Riders" below “RR" on spur [HR5 129]
Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. 2.50

County of London Imperial Yeomanry [3rd.Sharpshooters]. Name around “SS” [HR5 136]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. £7.50

Derbyshire Yeomanry [pre-1956]. Name below KC & rose in wreath [HR 343]

Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.50

East Riding Imperial Yeomanry. Name & “IY” around running fox, KC [HR5 235]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 7.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £4.00
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 3.50

Fife & Forfar Imperial Yeomanry [Type 1] [1901 on]. Wreath below “IY”, name and thistle, KC 

Brass, two-piece convex, 20 mm. 4.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 17 mm. 3.50

Fife & Forfar Imperial Yeomanry. “IY” & wreath around ”Fife & Forfar” & thistle, KC [HR5 68]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 3.50

Glamorgan Imperial Yeomanry. Name in band around plumes, on star, KC [HR 384]
Backmarks: “Hamburger & Co. London”
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £6.00

Glasgow Imperial Yeomanry. Motto around “GIY” script letters, on a star [HR5 113]
Brass, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £6.00
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. £4.50

Glasgow Yeomanry Cavalry. Motto around “GYC” script letters, on a star [HR5 112]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 7.50

Hampshire Carabiniers. Name with “ Carab’rs” in laurel border, no central rose [HR5 86]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18 mm. £4.50

Hampshire Carabiniers Yeomanry. "Carabineers" around "XX” & “HY", KC [HR5 83]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £4.50

Hertfordshire Yeomanry Cavalry. “Harts Yeomanry Cavalry” in buckle, QVC [HR5 91]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 4.50

Hertfordshire Yeomanry Cavalry. “Harts Yeomanry Cavalry” in buckle, QVC [HR5 91]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 4.50
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 15 mm. 3.50

Imperial Yeomanry [1901-1908]. Name around Imperial Crown [HR 417]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 2.50

Inns of Court Regiment [pre-1961]. Winged demon [HR 370]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 19.5 mm. 2.50

Inns of Court Regiment 
[pre-1961] [Type 2]. Winged demon 
Backmarks: “Pitt & Co. 31, Maddox St. London, W”
Blackened brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 
4.50 

King Edward's Horse [1910-1924]. "KEH" below KC [HR 420]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 7.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 3.50

King’s Own Royal Regt. Norfolk Yeomanry. Name around GV cypher, KC [HR5 157]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 7.50

Lanarkshire Yeomanry [1851-1956]. Two-headed displayed eagle, scalloped border [HR5 110]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 21 mm. 3.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 19.5 mm. 2.50
Brass, one-piece convex, 16 mm. 1.50

Leicestershire Yeomanry (pre-1956). "Prince Alberts Own" around  "LY", Guelphic Crown (HR 342)

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 4.50

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. 1.50

Leicestershire Yeomanry Cavalry. "Prince Albert's Own" around “LYC”, Guelphic Crown [HR5 119]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £7.50

Lothians & Border Horse Yeomanry [Type 1]. Name with “Yeomanry” around KC, scalloped border [HR5 58]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 7.50

Lovat Scouts. "Je Suis Prest" around stag's head [HR5 101]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18 mm. 1.00

Loyal Suffolk Hussars. Name below motto around castle, Imperial Crown [HR5 212]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24.5 mm. 7.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 3.50

Middlesex Yeomanry Cavalry. "MYC" script letters below KC [HR5 144]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. 7.50

Montgomeryshire Yeomanry Cavalry [Type 1].“MYC” serif letters above dragon [HR5 150]
Brass, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. £6.00

Montgomeryshire Yeomanry Cavalry [Type 2]. “MYC” script letters above dragon [HR5 151]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. 3.50 [plate worn]

Northamptonshire Imperial Yeomanry. “NIY” block serif letters below KC [HR5 163]
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 4.50

Northamptonshire Yeomanry [Type 2]. "NY" monogram below large KC [HR 413]
Brass, one-piece flat, 22 mm. 4.50

North Devon Hussars. “NDH” in serif letters, below KC [HR5 36]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £6.00

North Somerset Imperial Yeomanry. Name around KC, scalloped border [HR 346]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £7.50

North Somerset Yeomanry. Name around KC, scalloped border [cf. HR5 195]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £2.50

North Somerset Yeomanry. Name around KC, scalloped border [cf.HR5 195]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 4.50

North Somerset Yeomanry. Name around KC, scalloped border [cf.HR5 195]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 7.50
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16m. £3.50

North Somerset Yeomanry. Name around QC, scalloped border [cf. HR5 195]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £1.50

North Somerset Yeomanry Cavalry. ”N’th.Som’t Yeoman Cavalry” around QVC [HR5 193]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. 6.00

Northumberland Hussars (Type 1). Name around castle, KC 

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 7.50 

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 18 mm. 3.50 

Northumberland Hussars [Type 2]. Name around castle, KC [HR5 168]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 19 mm. 4.50

Queen’s Own Dorset Yeomanry Cavalry.. “Queen’s Own DYC” around QVC [HR5 44]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 15 mm.
£6.00

Queen's Own Oxfordshire Hussars. "AR" script letters below QVC [HR5 174]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. £6.00

Queen's Own Oxfordshire Yeomanry Cavalry. Name & QVC, scalloped border [HR 395]
White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 1.50

Queen's Own Worcester Hussars. Name & “IY” in wreath around flower, KC [HR5 232]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 4.50

Queen’s Own Yorkshire Dragoons 
[Type 4] [1897 on] .Name and “YC” around rose, QVC 
Backmarks: “Coop & Co. Ltd. Wigan”
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 
7.50 

Queen’s Own Yorkshire Dragoons. Name below royal motto around rose, KC [cf. HR5 246]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 19.5 mm. £4.50

Royal Bucks Hussars. No inscriptions

Brass toggle buttons, length 32 mm. x  width 15 mm. 2.50

Royal Bucks Yeomanry.Motto around swan, above “Royal Bucks Hussars", KC [cf. HR 392]
Brass, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £4.50

Royal Bucks Yeomanry.Motto around swan, above “Royal Bucks Hussars", KC [cf. HR 392]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £4.50

Royal Devon Yeomanry Artillery [blazer]. “RDYA” below cannon, QC [HR5 40]
Chrome, one-piece flat, 19 mm. £1.00
Chrome, one-piece flat, 16 mm. £0.25

Royal East Kent Mounted Rifles [Type 4].Name around Invicta on lined field, KC [HR5 105]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50 [dent in front]
Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £2.50

Royal Gloucestershire Hussars. "RGH" & coronet around royal motto & portcullis [HR5 80]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 21.5 mm. 3.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 17.5 mm. 2.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 1.50

Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry [Type 1]. Plumes, coronet & “Ich Dien” below QVC [HR5 228]
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 6.00

Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry [Type 1]. Plumes, coronet & “Ich Dien” below KC [cf.HR5 228]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 4.50

Scottish Horse [Type 3]. Diagonal cross, name & honours, wreathed, Scottish crown [HR5 182]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. 1.50

Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry. "SRY" across bugle with bow, KC [HR 335]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 2.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. 1.50

Shropshire Yeomanry. Name in buckle around 3 leopard heads, KC [HR 338]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 4.50

Shropshire Yeomanry Cavalry. Name in buckle around three leopard heads, QVC
Brass, two-piece convex, 22 mm. 9.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50

Shropshire Yeomanry Cavalry. Name in buckle around three leopard heads, KC
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 4.50

Suffolk Yeomanry [Type 2] [1902-1952]. Motto around castle, above name, Imperial Crown

Brass, two-piece convex, 17 mm. 3.50 [Duke of York’s Own] 

Surrey Yeomanry [Queen Mary's Regt.]. Name around "MR" & royal motto, KC [HR5 216]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. 2.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. 1.50

Surrey Yeomanry [Queen Mary's Regt]. Name around "MR" and royal motto, KC [HR 382]
White metal, two-piece convex, 19 mm. 2.50

Sussex Yeomanry. Six birds in shield with irregular border, KC [HR5 218]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 2.50

Warwickshire Yeomanry. Upright bear, collared and chained, against tree stump [HR5 222]

Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £4.50

West Kent Yeomanry Cavalry. "WKYC" script letters below coronet [HR5 107]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 22 mm. 7.50
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £3.50

Westminster Dragoons [1903-1961] [Type 1]. Name & "TY" below crest, no rim [cf.HR5 133]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. 1.50

Westminster Dragoons [1903-1961] [Type 2]. Name & "TY" below crest, with rim [HR5 133]
Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. 2.50

West Somerset Yeomanry. “WSY” in Old English letters, in scalloped border, QVC [HR5 199]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £6,00

West Somerset Yeomanry. “WSY” in Old English letters below wyvern, scalloped border [HR5 201]
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £4.50

Yorkshire Dragoons. Name around rose, QVC [HR5 244]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 26 mm. 9.50

Yorkshire Dragoons Yeomanry Cavalry. Name below royal motto & rose, QVC [HR5 246]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 17.5 mm. 4.50

Yorkshire Dragoons Yeomanry Cavalry. Name below royal motto around rose, QVC [HR5 246]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 17.5 mm. £3.50

Yorkshire Hussars [Type 2]. Name without "Yeo" around plumes & rose [HR5 239]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 25 mm. 4.50
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 19 mm. 2.50

Yorkshire Hussars [Type 3]. Name with "Yeo" around plumes & rose [HR5 238]
Brass, two-piece convex, 26 mm. 4.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 2.50

Yorkshire Hussars [Type 3]. Name with "Yeo" around plumes & rose [HR5 238]
White metal, two-piece convex, 18.5 mm. 2.50