What's New At the Memorial

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  1. 'It’s always been something that absolutely mystified me - how in the hell we escaped that'

    Dr Robert Milford remembers the sound of 88mm shells cracking in the night sky around him as German anti-aircraft fire sought to bring down his Wellington bomber during the Second World War.

  2. 'It must have been absolutely horrific'

    David Cripps was just 22 years old when he was killed on board the "hellpship" Rakuyō-Maru more than 75 years ago.

  3. The evolution of military saddlery and harness

    Saddlery and harness equipment underwent significant evolution from the early 1800s to 1919 to adapt to tactical and technological changes in warfare.

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Exhibitions & Events

  1. Hands-on history

    11 am, Lower galleries

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Come along with your family to find out.
     

  2. Family tours

    10.15 am, Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries

  3. Hands-on history

    11 am, Lower galleries

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Come along with your family to find out.
     

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