New Zealand 7th/11th (Wellington West Coast and Taranaki) Infantry Regiment Cap Badge
A bi-metal gilt brass and white metal cap badge to the New Zealand 7th/11th (Wellington West Coast and Taranaki) Infantry regiment.
Formed in 1948 with the amalgamation of the 7th (Wellington West Coast) and 11th (Taranaki) Infantry Regiments. In 1964 they became a Territorial unit, and the in 1999 a Battalion Group.
This is a early post 1948 badge, which has light wear to front, and still traces of gilt finish to lower brass section.
To back are two large copper looped lugs, firm and original.
No maker mark.