• Summer Holiday Activities 5-11th August 2019 at Winchester’s Military Museums

    06 August 2019 | Blog

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  • Happy Minden Day – 1st August

    01 August 2019 | Blog

    Happy Minden Day everyone! Minden Day has been celebrated throughout the years by the regiment, and is still celebrated by the PWRR today with parades, dinners and the wearing of roses in their headgear. It is the major Battle Honour of the 37th Regiment of Foot, later the Hampshire, Royal Hampshire and now PWRR regiments.

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  • Museum Medals #1 – Battle of Minden Medal

    29 July 2019 | Blog

    The museum has hundreds of medals in its collection, and this is most definitely one of the rarest we hold. This beautiful silver-gilt oval medal is from 1779, awarded to commemorate the Battle of Minden on 1st August 1759 by the Commanding Officer of the 37th of Foot, General Sir Eyre Coote. No official campaign

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