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Can anyone help with this crest? It's for sale however I would like to know some background. What unit emblem is this and from when is this crest? 

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According to page 149 here https://books.google.de/books?id=FPAMQ3oIT_4C&pg=PA149&lpg=PA149&dq=british+army+group+sign+blue+cross&source=bl&ots=6BNlhXbEhG&sig=RTyJ6kGgMSxxqLfOfGBQC-wmaX8&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiC4ai_n6rbAhXNZVAKHU64CmYQ6AEIZzAL#v=onepage&q=british army group sign blue cross&f=false  the red cross on a blue background with sword is a BAOR group sign but there's no mention of the hand. 

Could the hand be something particular to Antwerp?

As for its age, it looks like it might have been on a wall in Emblem in the 1980s but that's just a guess based on its general appearance.

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14 hours ago, Tony said:

According to page 149 here https://books.google.de/books?id=FPAMQ3oIT_4C&pg=PA149&lpg=PA149&dq=british+army+group+sign+blue+cross&source=bl&ots=6BNlhXbEhG&sig=RTyJ6kGgMSxxqLfOfGBQC-wmaX8&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiC4ai_n6rbAhXNZVAKHU64CmYQ6AEIZzAL#v=onepage&q=british army group sign blue cross&f=false  the red cross on a blue background with sword is a BAOR group sign but there's no mention of the hand. 

Could the hand be something particular to Antwerp?

As for its age, it looks like it might have been on a wall in Emblem in the 1980s but that's just a guess based on its general appearance.

Thanks for your effort. The Boar mentions a Blue shield on a Red background (but this is the reverse). I checked some other websites myself but cannot find something that match this emblem.

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Oh ok I see however, this sales site states it was used into the 1960s by BAOR http://militaria-sales.com.au/formation-patch-british-army-of-the-rhine-baor-circa-1950s1960s-p-4580.html 

Here's another showing the shield in the same configuration as the one you pictured http://baor-locations.org/SenneTrngCtr.aspx.html  but without the hand.

Do you know if the British army was stationed anywhere other than Emblem camp in Belgium?

Let's hope someone who can give you a definite ID comes along.

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the sword and shield is the Rhine army post 1947, no idea on the fist, probably included an armoured unit.

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The hand is present on the Antwerp coat of arms and....

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Here we go, I forgot to add these:

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