June will be a busy month for Cheshire Military Museum, for serving personnel and for Cheshire.

  • It is the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings on June 8 when the Cheshire Regiment fought on Gold Beach.
  • There will be reservist exercises in Germany from June 7-24.
  • Armed Forces Day at Chester Town Hall is on June 26
  • Armed Forces Weekend is June 29-30.

The photo shows B Company of the Cheshire Regiment with a Vickers Machine gun on 14 June 1944 in the fields of France.