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Sad News for the Museum and the Cheshire Regiment

Sad News for the Museum and the Cheshire Regiment

We have just received the very sad news that Brigadier John passed away yesterday, Friday 10th May. John was a proud Cheshire Officer who went on to become CO of 3 Cheshire as well as Honorary Colonel of 4 Mercian and more recently the Chairman of The Friends of...

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Dates for the Diary: June 2024

Dates for the Diary: June 2024

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....

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Queens Own Yeomanry News: April – New Commander

Queens Own Yeomanry News: April – New Commander

The Queens Own Yeomanry has bid farewell to Commanding Officer, Lt. Col Potter who has successfully steered the Queen’s Own Yeomanry for the past two and a half years. Lt. Col Potter came to the Yeomanry from the Scottish and North Irish Yeomanry following a career in...

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HM Veteran Card scheme

HM Veteran Card scheme

HM Veteran Card Scheme is now open for UK residents to apply, those living abroad will be welcome later this year.  As our veterans will know, there are frustrations when trying to access benefits and services without the considerable administrative burden of proving...

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Queens Own Yeomanry News: February –  Field Training

Queens Own Yeomanry News: February –  Field Training

18 Service Personnel from across the regiment took part in annual training to complete their Navigation, Fieldcraft, Communications & Protect Individual Training Requirements. Most importantly, the weekend served as preparation for subsequent training weekends...

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Visitors from Malta

Visitors from Malta

We were honoured to receive two visitors from Malta recently. Paul and Josette Mifsud enjoyed their tour of the museum and were really pleased to see the displays about the Siege of Malta (1940-42). Malta and all of its inhabitants won the George Cross at the end of...

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Remembrance Day 2023, Chester Cathedral Garden

Remembrance Day 2023, Chester Cathedral Garden

Chester held its annual Remembrance Day ceremony at the Cathedral Garden on Saturday, November 11 10.45am-11.30am, and in Chester city centre and Chester Cathedral on Sunday, November 12, from 9am-noon. Other events took place around the County.

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