Hampshire Family History

Military Museums and
Regimental History

Army Museums in the UK
Army Museums - includes link to National Museums Map
National Museums and Organisations
Imperial War Museum
National Army Museum
National Maritime Museum
Royal Air Force Museum
Army Museums Ogilby Trust - includes advice on tracing Army ancestry
Museum of Army Transport, Beverley, East Yorkshire - The museum closed in 2003
Museums in and around Hampshire - by Name of Museum
Adjutant General's Corps Museum, Winchester - Royal Army Pay Corps, Royal Army Educational Corps,
  Royal Military Police, Women's Royal Army Corps, Military Provost Staff Corps, Army Legal Services
Aldershot Military Museum

Army Medical Services Museum, Ash Vale, near Aldershot - Royal Army Medical Corps, Royal Army Dental Corps,
  Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps
Army Physical Training Corps Museum, Aldershot
Explosion - The Museum of Naval Firepower, Gosport
Gurkha Museum, Winchester

King's Royal Hussars Museum, Winchester - 10th Royal Hussars (PWO), 11th Hussars (PAO), Royal Hussars (PWO),
  King's Royal Hussars
King's Royal Hussars Museum, Winchester - from Visit Hampshire
Light Infantry Museum, Winchester
Museum of Army Chaplaincy, Amport
Museum of Army Flying, Middle Wallop
Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum, Aldershot - closed pending move to Duxford
Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum, Aldershot - from Colonel Holeman's Para Pages

Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum, Aldershot - from Aeroflight - closed pending move to Duxford
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard - Mary Rose, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior
Royal Armouries Museum, Fort Nelson, Fareham
Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester - including The King's Royal Rifle Corps and The Rifle Brigade
Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum, Winchester
Royal Logistic Corps Museum, Deepcut - Royal Corps of Transport, Royal Army Ordnance Corps,
  Royal Pioneer Corps, Army Catering Corps, Postal and Courier Service - another link
Royal Marines Museum, Eastney
Royal Military Police Museum, Southwick Park
Royal Naval Museum, Portsmouth

Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport
Winchester's Military Museums
Museums in and around Hampshire - by Location
Aldershot area
Aldershot Military Museum
Army Medical Services Museum, Ash Vale, near Aldershot - Royal Army Medical Corps, Royal Army Dental Corps,
  Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps
Army Physical Training Corps Museum, Aldershot
Royal Logistic Corps Museum, Deepcut - Royal Corps of Transport, Royal Army Ordnance Corps,
  Royal Pioneer Corps, Army Catering Corps, Postal and Courier Service - another link
Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum - closed pending move to Duxford
Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum, Aldershot - from Colonel Holeman's Para Pages

Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum, Aldershot - from Aeroflight - closed pending move to Duxford

Amport
Museum of Army Chaplaincy

Fareham
Royal Armouries Museum, Fort Nelson

Gosport
Royal Navy Submarine Museum
Explosion - The Museum of Naval Firepower

Middle Wallop
Museum of Army Flying

Portsmouth
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard - Mary Rose, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior
Royal Marines Museum, Eastney
Royal Naval Museum


Southwick
Royal Military Police Museum, Southwick Park

Winchester
Winchester's Military Museums
Adjutant General's Corps Museum - Royal Army Pay Corps, Royal Army Educational Corps,
  Royal Military Police, Women's Royal Army Corps, Military Provost Staff Corps, Army Legal Services
Gurkha Museum
King's Royal Hussars Museum - 10th Royal Hussars (PWO), 11th Hussars (PAO), Royal Hussars (PWO),
  King's Royal Hussars
King's Royal Hussars Museum - from Visit Hampshire
Light Infantry Museum
Royal Green Jackets Museum - including The King's Royal Rifle Corps and The Rifle Brigade
Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum
Museums on the Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Military Museum
Medals
The Victoria Cross - by Iain Stewart
Graves of Holders of the Victoria Cross in Hampshire - by Iain Stewart
Graves of Holders of the Victoria Cross in the Isle of Wight - by Iain Stewart
Victoria Crosses held in Regimental Museums - by Iain Stewart
Victoria Crosses Awarded to Members of the Hampshire Regiment
Regiments
Regiments Stationed at Aldershot - searchable by barracks, regiment, or date
Royal Hampshire Regiment - from regiments.org - Land Forces of Britain, the Empire and Commonwealth - by T F Mills
Hampshire Yeomanry (Carabiniers) - from regiments.org

The Hampshire Regiment in 1914-1918
Royal Army Pay Corps - a brief history of Worthy Down Camp
Royal Army Pay Corps - Worthy Down Branch
The Royal Marines and Eastney - by Captain Derek Oakley
Marquess of Winchester's Regiment - re-enactment society
Published Regimental Histories
ATKINSON C T: Regimental History, The Royal Hampshire Regiment, Volume 1 To 1914 (1950), Volume 2 1914-1918 (1952)
DANIELL D S: Regimental History, The Royal Hampshire Regiment, Volume 3 1918-1954 (1955)
CAVE T S: History of the First Volunteer Battalion Hampshire Regiment 1859-1889 (with notes for 1890-1903) (1905)
Royal Navy
Index to Royal Navy Ships in the 1901 Census
Garrison Churches
Registers of Garrison Churches - UK and Overseas
Collection of Books and Artefacts
Military Collection - at Aldershot Library
Hampshire Naval Collection - at Gosport Discovery Centre
Aviation Collection - at Farnborough Library

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