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i_w_m (Imperial War Museums)

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@i_w_m
1h Ago
What does HMS Belfast mean to the men who served on board? We asked three veterans to watch footage of their ship – this is what happened: https://t.co/JgqNKBxN4h #heritageMW #HMSBelfast80 https://t.co/nYS3TFjF40
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@i_w_m
2h Ago
When #ChurchillWarRooms became part of the IWM family of museums in the early 1980s, a perfectly preserved piece of the past was discovered in a drawer in the famous Map Room. Learn more: https://t.co/XWxrV4oeLp #heritageMW https://t.co/NH0AXcXBgZ
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@i_w_m
3h Ago
RT @IWMDuxford: *Major aircraft announcement* We are welcoming a French Air Force trio to Duxford Air Festival for the very first time! See…
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@i_w_m
4h Ago
IWM was founded in March 1917 and has been telling the story of the causes, course and consequences of war for 101 years. Find out about the museum’s early years: https://t.co/v4QLokj15B #heritageMW https://t.co/dMBvb8rvjt
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@i_w_m
5h Ago
Today is #ANZACDay, marking the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War. See photos of the Gallipoli campaign: https://t.co/ODerrNCXFa https://t.co/leMOOZE6vp
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@i_w_m
6h Ago
#HMSBelfast is the largest object in our collection and has an extraordinary history – explore our interactive charting her service and the historic events she witnessed. https://t.co/jnXSQJNfuM #heritageMW #HMSBelfast80 https://t.co/EOxbupvZom
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@i_w_m
1d Ago
Filmmakers! It’s not too late to enter your short film into #IWMFilmFest but be quick – submissions close on Friday: https://t.co/q5RZFfO1Uw https://t.co/2KH1Jm14Ff
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@i_w_m
1d Ago
RT @LivesOfWW1: Today a new statue of #MillicentFawcett will be unveiled in Parliament Square. Find out more about some of the suffrage sup…
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@i_w_m
1d Ago
The Berlin Wall stood for 28 years, 2 months and 27 days. It finally fell on 9 November 1989, marking the first step towards German reunification. You can see this section of the Berlin Wall at #IWMLondon. Learn more: https://t.co/1h19W1z1uT #cityMW https://t.co/OuXhdszwFy
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@i_w_m
1d Ago
RT @SchoolTravelOrg: To celebrate @MuseumWeek (23rd to 29th April) we take a look at five free museums that offer school visits https://t.c…
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@i_w_m
2d Ago
'I was yellow, all over' Hear first-hand accounts from female munitions workers about some of the dangers and difficulties they faced: https://t.co/xMSvdSDDXl #womenMW https://t.co/bZYdzF9ebN
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@i_w_m
2d Ago
The Lord Ashcroft Gallery currently houses over 220 VC and GC crosses – making it the world’s largest collection. Visit the gallery to discover the personal stories behind each decoration: https://t.co/IEsvnqwhQr https://t.co/aNw6mujMYo
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@i_w_m
2d Ago
The posthumous Victoria Cross awarded to Corporal Bryan Budd for bravery in Afghanistan will go on public display in the Lord Ashcroft Gallery at #IWMLondon a week from today on Monday 30 April. https://t.co/fiPWDHzHqO https://t.co/McSJfMIzWA
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@i_w_m
2d Ago
Today marks the centenary of the raids on Zeebrugge and Ostend, an attempt by the Royal Navy to block German U-boat access to the English Channel. Learn more about the German U-boat campaign and the threat it posed to Britain: https://t.co/ehBXtDUVJc #Zeebrugge100 https://t.co/mId0lW83Gx
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@i_w_m
2d Ago
RT @BB_Blue_Band: @I_W_M HMS Belfast looking incredible as i walked past at 6:50 am this morning, the Thames looking like a mirror! https:/…
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@i_w_m
2d Ago
@BB_Blue_Band Amazing shot! Thanks for sharing!
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@i_w_m
3d Ago
RT @EShepperson: The First World War galleries @I_W_M are like a whole museum in themselves. Spent ages looking through the amazing objects…
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@i_w_m
3d Ago
HMS Belfast is no stranger to the crown. Throughout her life, she’s seen visits from King George VI (pictured), Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, Prince William and Princess Diana. Explore the incredible eighty year history of this unique vessel. https://t.co/4hgS2j12s3 https://t.co/BtKgc6twBL
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@i_w_m
3d Ago
RT @HelenAspell: The @I_W_M North should be commended for Syria: A Conflict Explored exhibition. Brilliant photography by Sergey Pomomarev…
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@i_w_m
4d Ago
While fighting in the Korean War, HMS Belfast carried a detachment of Royal Marines. Beyond fighting as the ship’s soldiers, they also provided entertainment as HMS Belfast’s band. Learn about 80 years of HMS Belfast with our interactive timeline: https://t.co/IDcFy7GeA9 https://t.co/IqMPAgl5yv
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