King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Museum

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, Chequer Rd, Doncaster DN1 2AE

The Regimental Gallery of the King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry is located in the same building as Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery. The gallery displays an excellent collection of Regimental memorabilia, uniforms, pictures and silver dating from the raising of the Regiment in 1755 to its amalgamation into The Light Infantry in 1968. It includes a model of the Pontefract Barracks, the Roll of Honour of the 5th Battalion and one of the most extensive medal collections in this country. A list of the medals awarded to soldiers serving with the KOYLI which are held in the Regimental Museum at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery is available on the museum’s website.

Features

Location

Now Open

Opening Hours

  • Monday 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
  • Thursday 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Friday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Saturday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed -

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