Warrior War Horse pin badge
Warrior was a brave War Horse who later in life helped Southampton police. You can read more about this story on the reverse of our Trivia Tag, to which the pin badge is attached.
For horse owners and equine fanatics, this is a lovely gift which tells a story about Southampton. Warrior truly was a much-loved horse and he was buried on the edge of Southampton Golf Course where his grave can be seen.
The full text on the Trivia Tag reads: Warrior was a brave war horse, wounded in France during WWI and later gifted to Southampton where he helped the police force. He died in 1935 aged 26 and his hoof was preserved, used as an inkwell by the chief constable. His grave can be found on the edge of Southampton Golf Course.
To see a picture of Warrior’s grave, read: https://seesouthampton.co.uk/works/warrior-war-horse/
The Warrior War Horse pin badge measures 3cm in width . Easy butterfly clip mechanism on reverse, perfect to accessorise a jacket or scarf.