What’s on

Museum programme of events

This page is regularly updated with inclusion of new events as they are arranged.

For more information, contact:  The Curator – Tel: 01962 828549. e-mail: curator@rgimuseum.co.uk.

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Special Exhibition: ‘Royal Connections’

Monday 7 November to Friday 16 December 2016

In conjunction with Winchester’s Military Museum and Hampshire’s 2016 Big Theme ‘Royal Blood’.

Explore the links to members of the Royal Family that The Royal Green jackets and their antecedent Regiments have been privileged to enjoy over the years.

Commissariat of Affections: The Army Postal Services in the Great War

Tuesday 22 November 2016 – 6.15 pm

Eleventh in a series of talks programmed to coincide with the centenary of events during the First World War.
Speaker: Simon Fenwick, military historian.

The Army Postal Service  (APS) run by the Royal Engineers (Postal Section) was described as ‘one of the unadvertised marvels of the Great War.  The talk will explain how the APS organized itself to ensure that the all-important mail link between the front line and home front was established and maintained.