A Soldier’s Lot

Meet the soldier’s wife as she packs her husband’s basket ready for war. Learn about life on campaign as the army march from camp to camp. Handle some of the objects and play some of the games familiar to the soldiers and children alike.

This session is designed for up to Year 8.

This is a 45 min session and costs £3 per pupil.

Please Download  the PDF for further information about this education session.



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