First World War digitisation project
Royal Armouries team scan First World War documents as part of two year project to digitise written records.
Elizabeth Craig’s ‘Cooking in war-time', published during the Second World War.
Photograph of Corporal Lyons
A hand coloured photograph of Corporal John Lyons, the first Green Howard to be awarded the Victoria Cross.
Communist Fighter’s Vest
A vest with embroidered characters, part of a uniform belonging to a Communist fighter.
A First World War tank driver’s mask; part of our schools’ handling collection.
The project explored the experiences of women as the wives and partners of soldiers over the last 150 years.