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Sussex Military History Society

Forthcoming events

Wednesday 21 January 2015

Spitfire Ladies

Richard Atkins

Venue: The Royal Oak, Lewes

Wednesday 18 February 2015

The Myth of the Battleship

Dave Dimer (SMHS member)

Venue: The Royal Oak, Lewes

Wednesday 18 March 2015

Canadians in Bexhill-on-Sea during the First World War

Dr Luke Flanagan

Venue: The Royal Oak, Lewes

Monthly meetings

7.30pm for 8.00pm start
Function Room of the
Royal Oak Public House,
Station Street, Lewes, East Sussex.

Our new interpretation panel at Cripp's Corner! More...

Cripp's Corner interpretation board


Latest SMHS News

SMHS meeting: Plane Deception

Our speaker for November was SMHS Member Adrian Hills. His talk, Plane Deception: Fooling the German Bombers was met with keen anticipation as it had been scheduled for last year’s programme but was adjourned as Adrian suffered an accident whilst out cycling. SMHS is delighted to have Adrian back on form.

SMHS meeting: Taming the Beast

SMHS meeting: Operation Kronstadt

SMHS meeting: Members' evening

SMHS at Seaford's Armed Forces Day

SMHS meeting: The Women’s Land Army – A Sussex Connection

SMHS Study Day 2014

SMHS meeting: My wartime childhood memories

SMHS meeting: AGM & the Battle of Lewes

SMHS Meeting: A port of Classis Britannica and military exploitation of iron in the Hastings area