Our Stories

Since the time our story started in 1794, we have been witness to many interesting characters and intriguing events, while at the same time playing a key role in many pivotal moments in British military history. In this section of the website we share the fascinating stories of just a small selection of these people and events. These stories are also available to see on the touchscreens in our museum. If you have a story that you think we should add, please get in touch with our curator.



Ron's War
10 year old William Davies uses lego to tell the story of his great grandfather in WW2
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Tanks
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The Barnardo Boy
WW2 veteran and Sevenoaks resident Harry Garrett
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The Broker
WW2 Colonel Sandy Cameron, great uncle of the Prime Minister
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The Canadian
General Jean-Victor Allard
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