On June 30, 1960, the Congo, the Belgian colony, became independent. Would the new state remain true to the colonial orders: the Order of the African Star and the Order of the Lion, highly esteemed by the population? Belgium left the Congolese authorities no choice: in July 1960 the two orders...

Philippe Jacquij, Guy Deploige

The reference book about belgian soldier equipment during the first world war has been published:
" The Belgian Army in the Great War : Uniforms and Equipment ", Verlag Militaria.
Special offer : 89 euros for any order before December 31th, 2015.

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Dr Pierre Lierneux - Ilse Bogaerts, Emilie Gaillard, Dominique Henrard, Kris Michiels, Sandrine Smet

Royal Military Museum Bulletin n° 3 has just been published.
Once again the richness and diversity of the articles echo the variety of the Museum collections and the eras or continents they tell the stories of.   
Both specialised readers or enlightened amateurs will find in the well-...

Exposition Catalog.

Jean Leclercqz

Comparison between photographic work from Virginie Cornet and first world war toys.

Sandrine Smets