1st Rifles BadgePlease contact us for information on educational visits. A few of our members are teachers, with QTS, and have up to date advanced disclosure checks, and are skilled in talking to groups of students and can work to adapt visits to your curriculum or exam specification.

We are happy to create a bespoke brief but could offer demonstrations of:

  • Weaponry – differences between breechloading and muzzle loading.
  • drill
  • Camp life, and demonstrations of living in shelter half’s and out of a soldiers backpack.
  • A soldiers view of the issues of the civil war: states rights, slavery, industrialisation versus the agrarian economy,

Worksheets and lesson plans are available on request.