25 Jun 2011
Despite the blustery wind along with ever threatening rain clouds Seaford's Armed Forces Day still managed to attract a good gathering.
For the third year running Martello Fields witnessed this National event that honours current and former service men and service women alike.
Just before midday a parade started from the nearby Martello Tower making its way along the seafront then leading down onto Martello Fields.
Ex-serviceman and long time SMHS member Richard Shenton, joined the parade as Standard Bearer for the Seaford Branch of the Royal Naval Association, no mean feat in the coastal wind considering the standard is eight feet long!
The SMHS stand attracted a lot of attention, especially regarding our many activities and membership.
Thanks go to SMHS members Stewart A, Richard S, James B and our newest member Vanessa B for their assistance on the day.
For just £10 per year, you can join SMHS and be involved in our projects!
Wednesday 20 Sep 2017
7.30pm for 8.00pm start
Function Room of the
Royal Oak Public House,
Station Street, Lewes,
SMHS meeting: Show and Tell
21 Dec 2016
Mid Sussex RED launch event
11 Nov 2016
SMHS meeting: Hellfire Corner
19 Oct 2016
SMHS meeting: "1066 and all that"
21 Sep 2016
SMHS meeting: Operation Pedestal
17 Aug 2016
This website is Copyright © 2017 Sussex Military History Society