Fire Fighter Association
Badges,
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A Fire Brigade Special Merit badge.
OBVERSE 'Merit.' Orange enamel circle and rays. Two Imperial Ho-o birds.
REVERSE: 'Special Merit Badge, Shizuoka Prefecture Fire Brigade Association.'
A Fire Brigade Special Merit badge.
OBVERSE 'Merit.' Blue & red enamel rays. Gold Fire Brigade emblem in the
center.
REVERSE: 'Yamagata Fire Brigade Association.'
Beautifully made commemorative medal. Thick and heavy. The obverse has
one of the old fire brigade staffs. Inscribed 'Aichi Prefecture Fire Brigade
Academy, Constructed in Showa 39 [1964] October.' Also a Fire Brigade
slogan often seen that means 'Tools Necessary for Putting Out Fires.'
Pure silver security forces badge with original case.
Inscribed 'Showa 5 [1930] Good Conduct Security Commemorative, Shizuoka
Prefecture Fire Brigade Federation.'

Inscribed 'Merit Award, Nagasaki Prefecture,
Fire Brigade Association.'

Inscribed 'Special Merit Award, Nagasaki
Prefecture, Fire Brigade Association.'
A bit larger than most Fire Brigade badges.
Inscribed 'Long Service Merit Award, Nagasaki
Prefecture.'
A bit larger than most Fire Brigade badges.
Inscribed 'Long Service Merit Award, Nagasaki
Prefecture Governor Satou Katsuya.'
3rd Class Merit Badge from the Saitama Prefecture Fire Brigade
Association. Original cardboard case, unlined.
1st Class Merit Badge from the Saitama Prefecture Fire Brigade
Association. Original plastic case.
1st Class Long Service Badge from the Saitama Prefecture Fire Brigade
Association. Original plastic case.
3rd Class Long Service Badge from the Saitama Prefecture Fire Brigade
Association. Original plastic case.
One is marked 'Independent Saitama Fire Department
35th Anniversary Merit Award. Showa 58 [1983].'

The other reads,  'Independent Saitama Fire Department
40th Anniversary Merit Award. Showa 63 [1988].'
One is marked 'Independent Saitama Fire Department 45th
Anniversary Merit Award. Heisei 5 [1993].'

The other reads,  'Independent Saitama Fire Department 50th
Anniversary Merit Award. Heisei 10 [1998].'