MEET TOMMY ATKINS

Posted on April 19, 2011 by


Meet Tommy Atkins

First World War Manchester Regiment Soldier (1914-1918).

Did you have a relative that served in the First World War?  If so, why not come along to this FREE interactive family-friendly session and learn more about what they wore, what they ate and how they lived, fought and died in the ‘Great War for Civilisation’. 

You will have the opportunity to wear the type of uniform they would have worn and handle the equipment they would have carried.

Museum of the Manchester Regiment, Town Hall, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, OL6-6DL.  Tel: Tel: 0161 342 2812.  11am-3pm, Wednesday 20th April 2011 and Wednesday 27th April 2011.

FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Web: http://www.tameside.gov.uk/museumsgalleries/mom/tommy

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