The shoulder-flash of the HQ, British Sector, was a black circle with a red band around it. The general supposition was that it was intended to represent Berlin surrounded by the (Red Army?) Soviet Zone...a zany idea, if true. However, the more popular explanation was: "The darkness of abysmal ignorance entirely surrounded by red tape." There were a few other possible explanations, all entirely unprintable here. Very amusing ... but perhaps not then? - Enjoy the R&R Nevil and thanks for the latest instalment.