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Imperial War Museum (Military)

Address

Lambeth Road
London
SE1 6HZ

Telephone

020 7416 5320

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Notes

The museum covers the period from WWI onwards and its main holdings include regimental histories, service journals and lists, rolls of honour, grave registers, cemetery plans, maps, photo archive, diaries and newspapers. Guides to tracing military and Merchant Navy ancestry and using the collections for research are available at the website. The museum catalogue is available at Collections search and includes images, objects, books and publications, sound and film and documents including unpublished diaries, letters and memoirs. The Collections in Context section contains articles on various military campaigns and other notable events and subjects. The museum also coordinates the UK National Inventory of War Memorials.