This rare set of three Rhodesian Military Armed Forces Crests are mounted on Teak shields and include the following crests:
1) Rhodesian Guard Force - This was the fourth arm of the Rhodesian Security Forces. It consisted of both black and white troops whose initial role was to provide protection for villagers in the Protected Village system. During the latter stages of the Bush War they provided a role in the protection of white-owned farmland, tribal purchase lands and other strategic locations. They also raised three infantry Battalions and provided troops in every facet of the war in each of the Operational Areas. It was a large component of the Security Forces, with a strength of over 7,200 personnel
2) Rhodesian Light Infantry (Post 1970 - without the Crown)
3) The Royal Rhodesian Regiment - The Rhodesia Regiment (RR) was one of the oldest and largest regiments in the Rhodesian Army. It served on the side of the United Kingdom in the Second Boer War and the First and Second World Wars and served the Republic of Rhodesia in the Rhodesian Bush War.
Rhodesian war memorabilia is rare and very collectable all over the world.