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COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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Royal Marines Museum

Address...

Eastney Barracks

Southsea

Hampshire

PO4 9PX

 

Opening hours...

Summer opening:  April – October everyday from 10.00am to 5.00pm

 

Winter opening:  November – March from 10.00am to 5.00pm Closed Mondays & Tuesdays except for Hampshire school holidays and half terms

Website...

http://www.royalmarinesmuseum.co.uk/

 

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Lieutenant Colonel George Dare DOWELL (Royal Marine Artillery)  ***

Colour Sergeant John PRETTYJOHN (Royal Marine Light Infantry)  ***

Sergeant Thomas WILKINSON (Royal Marine Artillery)  ***

 

Boxer Rebellion, China ( 1900 )

 

General Sir Lewis Stratford HALLIDAY (Royal Marine Light Infantry)  ***

 

First World War ( 1914-1918 )

 

Major Edward BAMFORD (Royal Marine Light Infantry)  ***

Lieutenant Norman Augustus FINCH (Royal Marine Artillery)  ***

Major Francis John HARVEY (Royal Marine Light Infantry)  ***

Brigadier General Frederick William LUMSDEN (Royal Marine Artillery)  ***

Lance Corporal Walter Richard PARKER (Royal Marine Light Infantry)  ***

 

Second World War ( 1939-1945 )

 

Corporal Thomas Peck HUNTER (43 Royal Marine Commando)  ***

 

VC's at the Museum

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*** denotes which medals are on display in Royal Marines Museum as of January 2015.

CLOSED AS OF 01/04/2017 - moving to Portsmouth Dockyard to open in 2020