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Object of the Month: June 2017. Jungle Survival Rations
June 5th, 2017

Object of the Month: June 2017

On display in the Light Infantry Collection at Cornwall’s Regimental Museum is a solitary bag of M&M’s.  You’d be excused...

Bodmin Town Museum
June 5th, 2017

Why we Love Bodmin

During this time of temporary upheaval in Bodmin, we think it’s important to remind ourselves of what makes Bodmin such...

Cornwalls Regimental Museum on the Road! A display of items (including a flag, red military jacket and a bugle) arranged in a wooden chest, surrounded by leaflets, in a white marquee.
May 26th, 2017

Cornwall’s Regimental Museum on the Road!

Cornwall’s Regimental Museum will be on the road over the coming weeks, and as well as our fantastic programme of events...

May 18th, 2017

Object of the Month: May 2017

Object of the Month: ‘The Washington Bible’ Each month we like to shine a spotlight onto one of the more...

Header Banner for the Military Family E-Newsletter. A bright stained glass window with the words 'Cede Nullis' and the Light Infantry Insignia. The word 'Newsletter' is written across the top.
April 21st, 2017

E-newsletter Archive

Welcome to the Cornwall’s Regimental Museum E-newsletter Archive. Our newsletters were launched in April of 2017 and go out quarterly....

An Ostrich egg painted with the insignia of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
April 21st, 2017

Object of the Month: April 2017

Each month we shine a spotlight on one of the objects from the museum’s extensive collection, to be featured as our ‘Object...

April 19th, 2017

Light Infantry Collection Supporters

Image (above) taken from the Light Infantry Collection: Members of B Company on an RCL off Avdimou Beaches during Ex...

A PIAT (Projector Infantry Anti-Tank) on display in the museum's armoury
April 19th, 2017

The PIAT (Projector Infantry Anti-Tank)

THE PIAT (PROJECTOR INFANTRY ANTI-TANK) By Paul Rundle One of the more unusual weapons on display at Cornwall’s Regimental Museum is...

April 19th, 2017

‘I Rise Again with Increased Splendour’

‘Aucto Splendore Resurgo’ or ‘I Rise Again with Increased Splendour’ is the regimental motto of The Light Infantry.  … Since...

A handwritten Medal Card dated 1914-15 with red ink
April 19th, 2017

Research, Records and Archives

Research, Records and Archives, by Deborah Vosper   When a solider swore his oath of loyalty and formally joined up,...

Front entrance to Cornwall's Regimental Museum and the War Memorial
April 12th, 2017

Bringing The Keep Back To Life: Mary Godwin, Museum Director

Bringing The Keep Back To Life, by Mary Godwin, Museum Director We have recently commissioned Saltash-based architect Amanda LePage to...

The DCLI insignia on the Museum's memorial decorated with bright red knitted poppies
March 30th, 2017

WW1: Handmade Tribute to the Fallen Soldiers of the DCLI

  Can you help us to create a handmade tribute to the soldiers of the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry...