Biafra South Nigeria POLICE Beret Badge 1967
Folowing the post-Independance Military coup, a secessionary movement arose in the Eastern stat or province (of Southern Nigeria), capital at Enugu; anti-Lagos, anti-Federal Goverment. On 30 May 1967, Lt-Col. Ojukwu, declared the birth of the new nation of BIAFRA. In the serveral years of the civil war that followed, Biafra maintained its own Army and Airforce; and distinctive badges, now rare, were struck.
Material: silver colour aluminium
Reverse: 2 lug fitting.
Original condition, badge is a little bend
Size: approx. 45 x 45 mm
Extreme rare item!