National Army Museum

Key Information

  • Collection Name: National Army Museum
  • Reference Number: 056
  • Date of last revision: 28 February 2000
  • Address: Department of Archives, Photographs, Film and Sound, Royal Hospital Road, London SW3 4HT
  • Person in charge: Dr. P.B. Boyden (Head of Department)
  • Contact telephone number(s): (020) 7730 0717 Ext. 2222
  • Contact email address:
  • Website:
  • Opening hours: Tue-Sat 1000-1630 Closed Sats. before bank holidays. Closed last two full weeks in October, and from Christmas to New Year.
  • Access: Admittance by Reader's Ticket only (application forms from Department of Printed Books).
  • Facilities for copying: Photocopying and microfilming available

Content: Approx. 3,000 sheets. Printed and manuscript maps and plans, mostly post-1800, drawn or used by Army officers, or covering campaigns and battles. Chiefly of UK, France and Belgium (WW1 - Western Front), Crimea, India and Burma (especially WW11 Burma Campaign).

Published by: Clare Gordon

Clare Gordon