Open Lectures & Talks
'Meets on the first Saturday afternoon of each month ... at 2.30 pm ... Our meetings are both friendly and highly informative - and are conducted with the absolute minimum of formality. Usually, each meeting has a theme; members bring along items for discussion, and often go away having acquired more knowledge of the subject than they arrived with! Occasionally, we will invite a guest speaker, and we have even been known to venture out bravely into the fresh air to visit a site of historic interest, or a regimental museum.' However, unfortunately, the Website of the Society seems to have disappeared: I do not know whether the Society has also ceased operation ...
Berkswich Methodist Church Hall, Widecombe Avenue, Stafford, ST17 0HX, West Midlands,
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URL was last checked
19 June 2015
The Military Historical Society
was founded in 1948 as a forum for collectors and students of the British forces. Though it remains based in London and the Home Counties, over time, some local branches were established, and the West Midlands branch was set up in 1973. It has been continuously active since that time ...
'We pride ourselves on having a wide range of interests, covering all aspects of British, Imperial and Colonial military history, from the English Civil War to the Current Campaigns, with collecting interests ranging from books, buttons and badges to medals, uniforms and equipment.'