See a piece of WW1 history near you

A cross-shaped pin showing an ambulance for Our Day fundraising event

We often lend pieces of Red Cross history to exhibitions and displays, such as paintings, photos, uniforms and trinkets that belonged to our volunteers.

Our museum and archives

We have loaned many items to museums but our collection covers much more than World War One. Find out what else is in our museum and archives.

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The work on the First World War volunteers website is licenced under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 UK: England and Wales Licence, unless it says otherwise

Supported by

  • Kingston University London
  • Heritage lottery fund