Books


The Bombardment of Lowestoft
The Bombardment of Lowestoft, 25th April 1916

£9.99

A4, 114 pages, paperback. Includes the strategic and tactical history of the raid, German and British contemporary accounts, and ‘then and now style’ comparative photographs of the damage caused in Lowestoft. The 1914 raid is also described, and photographs of ships and aircraft that participated are included.

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Wallers Raid
Waller’s Raid 1942-2012 70th Anniversary Edition

£4

A4 pamphlet style, 34 pages. Includes black and white photographs of the raid, full list of civilian and military casualties, and eyewitness accounts collated and edited by the Robert B. Jarvis

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Fortress Lowestoft
Fortress Lowestoft, Lowestoft at War 1939-1945

£9.99

A4, 124 pages, paperback. The history of the coastal fortress town of Lowestoft, it’s fixed and mobile defences, infantry garrison, five Royal Navy establishments and other local military units during WW2. This popular and highly regarded and reprinted work uses official records and personal accounts to illustrate an important time in the country’s history.

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Chariots of The Lake
Chariots of The Lake

£12.50

131 pages, 21x26cm paperback. The fascinating history of the ‘swimming’ tanks of 79th Armoured Division, from their development and training at Fritton Lake, near Lowestoft, to their use on D-Day and the subsequent river crossings and the push into occupied Europe. A unique account which includes photographs and personal accounts of a little reported piece of local and national history.

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Gift Shop

All items are available to purchase from the museum

British War Medal Miniature
British War Medal Miniature

£3

George V Farthing
George V Farthing

£1.25

Civil War Canon Key Ring
Civil War Canon Key Ring

£1.20

George VI Half Penny Key Ring
George VI Half Penny Key Ring

£1.20

George VI Sixpence Key Ring
George VI Sixpence Key Ring

£1.20

George VI Threepence
George VI Threepence

£1.25

George VI Shilling
George VI Shilling

£1.25

George VI Coin Set
George VI Coin Set

£4.50

1914 Star Full Size Replica
1914 Star Full Size Replica

£7.50

Battle of Britain Pencils
Battle of Britain Pencils

£1.50

Victoria Cross Pencil
Victoria Cross Pencil

£1.50

WW1 History Ruler
WW1 History Ruler

£1.50

WW1 Aircraft Ruler
WW1 Aircraft Ruler

£1.50

Miniature 1919-45 War Medal Replica
Miniature 1919-45 War Medal Replica

£3

WW1 Tank Pin Badge
WW1 Tank Pin Badge

£1.50

WW1 Biplane Pin Badge
WW1 Biplane Pin Badge

£1.50

Spitfire Pin Badge
Spitfire Pin Badge

£1.50

Tommy Helmet Pin Badge
Tommy Helmet Pin Badge

£1.50

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Suffolk

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