Thursday 20th June

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Women in khaki: The story of the ATS

Women in khaki: The story of the ATS

Join author Tracey Ann Knight to learn about the contribution of the women of the ATS during the Second World War. The Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS) was for...

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Curator tour: The art of persuasion

Curator tour: The art of persuasion

Join a curator on an hour-long guided tour of our special exhibition, 'The art of persuasion: Wartime posters by Abram Games'. This major exhibition explores the ...

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Fighting the People’s War

Fighting the People’s War

Dr Jonathan Fennell discusses the history of the British and Commonwealth armies in the Second World War. This talk focuses on the 'citizen armies' of the United ...

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Spotlight Saturday: Medicine and the Army

Spotlight Saturday: Medicine and the Army

From leeches to battlefield ambulances, discover how Army medicine has developed from the Civil War to the present day. On arrival, collect a casualty card to fin...

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This Dark Business: The secret war against Napoleon

This Dark Business: The secret war against Napoleon

Join historian Tim Clayton as he discusses a story from his new book investigating a spy ring that threatened to overthrow Napoleon Bonaparte. In 1798, Boulogne b...

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The wartime work of Abram Games

The wartime work of Abram Games

Join Naomi Games as she explores her father's wartime work which features in our special exhibition, 'The art of persuasion'. On de-mob in 1946, Captain Abram Gam...

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Guided tour: Women and the Army

Guided tour: Women and the Army

Explore the role of women in the Army in this guided tour of our new exhibition, 'Rise of the Lionesses'. This hour-long guided tour explores the role women have ...

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From the tank turret: A soldier’s view of the Normandy Campaign, 1944

From the tank turret: A soldier’s view of the Normandy Campaign, 1944...

Ian Maine, Assistant Director of Collections at the National Army Museum, tells the story of the 3rd County of London Yeomanry in the Normandy Campaign of 1944. A...

Category: Museums