Last updated: 1 July 2016
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14 October 2016
The National Army Museum has saved T E Lawrence’s dagger, robes and kaffiyah for the nation thanks to two grants from the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) totalling £113,400.
13 October 2016
The National Army Museum is publishing extracts from the diary of Sheffield soldier Eric Hall, which gives a striking insight into the state of mind of British soldiers in the last weeks of the Somme Offensive.
22 September 2016
The National Army Museum is publishing the account of Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Maxwell VC in which he reveals the difficulties faced by commanders during the Battle of the Somme, and how they had to adapt to new weapons on the battlefield.
23 August 2016
The personal diary of Sergeant James Littler is being published online on the National Army Museum’s commemorative website First World War in Focus, 100 years after he survived the fierce fighting at the Battle of the Somme.
1 July 2016
The battle-worn tunic of a local First World War soldier is to go on display in Chelsea's National Army Museum when it re-opens next year as a poignant reminder of the brutality of trench warfare - specifically the Battle of the Somme.
23 June 2016
Earlier this month the National Army Museum and brand experience agency Woof London received a Bronze Award for the Waterloo pop-up pub at the Institute of Promotional Marketing Awards.
20 June 2016
The National Army Museum has published photographs, papers and medals belonging to First World War captain, Newton Williams. They tell of his experience controlling mutiny and rebellion in the campaign to win over control of Persia (modern day Iran).
6 June 2016
Despite being one of the bloodiest and most tragic battles in human history, knowledge of the Battle of the Somme is cosmetic, confused or non-existent, says one of the UK's leading military museums.
25 May 2016
Letters written by a First World War medical officer - who fought against Germany in East Africa and witnessed starvation, pestilence and looting - are being published online for the first time today.
4 April 2016
The National Army Museum has raised £100,000 to save a rare work of art for the nation. The watercolour, entitled 'An East View of the Cataract of Niagara', originally sold to an overseas buyer at Christies in 2015.
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