|This major new exhibition explores over three decades of conflict from
Northern Ireland and the Falklands to Afghanistan and Iraq, and examines the
role of the British Army across the globe and the impact of the subject
matter on service personnel’s home life.
Housed within a ‘black
box’, the exhibition presents 10 conflicts, each within a separate enclosure,
dressed with a famous headline or news clip of media coverage at the time.
Entering each shows the thoughts, opinions and accounts of soldiers, and the
changing world and landscape that soldiers have lived and fought in over the
The exhibition includes
personal accounts from servicemen and women and civilians, alongside
exclusive images and objects from the Museum’s collections to tell the story
of a soldier’s family life and army life, and look at the conflict this
causes. Visitors will be invited to start a forum of debate.