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Predicate Object 1961.53 Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1961.53, U015.1, W1651.4, U15.1 2013-08-12T00:00:00.000Z 1 2020-12-16T01:03:20.892Z 45 Royal Marines Light Infantry Regiment was first raised in 1664-1689 as the Lord Admiral's Maritime Regiment. The R.M.L.I. were in being from 1855-1923 and the R.M.A. from 1859 to 1923. In 1923 they were amalgamated to form the Corps of Royal Marines. Naval jacket with sash : Colour Sergeant : Royal Marines Light Infantry (pre 1923). Associated with Breckon family navy blue single-breasted jacket with red collar and gold lace trim; eight buttons at front; waisted; internal pocket at waist; stand-up collar and three-point cuffs; with woven red sash tied in knot with tassels at ends skirt: at back two three-point flaps with gold lace and three buttons each side collar: red cloth with gold braid trim; fastens with metal hooks and eyes, with black leather tag, cloth and bullion collar badge either side shoulder straps: gold shoulder cords fastened with button at neck cuffs: three-point cuffs with gold lace around, and gold braid detailing; single band of gold lace around lining: fully lined: cream [flannel] cloth inside body; black sateen cloth lining skirt; cream [silk] inside sleeves] buttons: gilt brass; crown and anchor inside band with ROYAL MARINES with laurel wreath around badges: collar badge: Royal Marines badge in bullion: globe inside laurel wreath rank badge on rhs sleeve: Colour-Sergeant's badge: sergeants stripes : three gilt lace down-pointing chevrons on red cloth, with bullion embroidered badge above: crown above globe flanked by two Union Jacks above fouled anchor, all inside laurel wreath markings: inside front lhs: INSPECTED / PL 26 1 [99] jacket, naval
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