The collection includes objects and documents showing the integral role of the postal service and its employees during wartime.
  • The Post Office and the First World War

    The First World War brought many changes to the Post Office, and it was never the same again.

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  • The Post Office Rifles

    Around 12,000 men fought for the Post Office Rifles throughout the regiment's history.

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    • 04 June 2019

    The Post Office during WWII

    Curator Joanna explores the Post Office's role in maintaining postal and telephone communications during the Second World War.

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  • Online exhibit: Voices from the Deep

    View our online exhibit about the story of the SS Gairsoppa, its recovery, and the objects and letters on board...

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You can search collection records in the online catalogue and study material from our archives by visiting The Discovery Room.

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