121. Tom Marriage 26 June 1896 to 5 May 1896.
Wounded Arras April 3rd 1917. Left leg amputated 19th April. Died May 5th 1917.
Laid to rest May 6th in the ...
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122. Albert Arthur Lee, Private 85813, Machine Gun Corps.
Enlisted Colchester 11 May 1916
Wounded at Ypres and discharged from Army 8 April 1916
Date: cMay 1916
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123. Land Girls. George 'Hoilly' Green with girls of Women's Land Army. Bottom of Fairhaven Avenue. Elsie & Doris lodged with David Green's parents.
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124. Land Girls. Back Lily, Joan Pullen (Mrs Ward) [but back of photo is crossed out and says "Clair"], Elsie. Front Edie and Doris. The field is now Windsor Road, ...
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125. Land Girls at Bower Hall Farm, Mersea. 1. Elsie, 2. Doris, 3. Alexander, 4. Edie, 5. Mona Quick from Shoreditch. Driver Frank Richer. Caterpillar D4 ...
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126. Land Girls. Bert Wright,
Front L-R Doris, Lil.
Back Kath, Bert Wright, Mona, Elsie.
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127. Land Girls during threshing at East Hall Farm. The cart belongs to J. Austin.
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128. Les Green on bike with Land Girls
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129. Great Wigborough Parish Church - War Memorial on north wall.
1914 - 1918
William Potter Bond
Charles Godfrey Bonner
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130. In Memory of Sergeant George Walter Hewes.
515, 54th Bn, Australian Infantry, A.I.F., who died on 20 July 1916.
Remembered with Honour ...
Date: 20 July 1916
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131. Another Ripley Territorial Killed. Pte Edward Parkin killed in action 5 October 1918. His wife resides in Essex, the parties being married whilst Parkin was in ...
Date: 5 October 1918
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132. Ern Butcher. policemen. Muriel's friend. From Muriel Butcher then Titford (née Pullen). Note the air raid siren above the sand bags.
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133. One is George Penny.
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134. Lance Corporal A.R. Hewes, of the Essex Regiment (a native of Mersea) has been wounded in the recent fighting in France and is now in the London General ...
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135. Chum Hewes arrowed. Essex County Telegraph 22 July 1916.
Date: 22 July 1916
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136. Chum Hewes - with the cross above his head. 1918 ish.
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137. Unknown heroes
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138. Pullen family.
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139. Barge TINTARA. Official No. 102817.
TINTARA was interned at Remagen on the Rhine during WW1.
She was crewed by the Norton family from Brightlingsea. The ...
Date: 13 June 1936
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140. William and George Hoy. Taken while on his last leave. Killed in Action.
Ivy Hoy, Haycock's Farm, East Mersea Essex. The one side face is the one which ...
Date: 24 September 1916
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141. From loving brother Willie to Lucy [ written on back of photograph ]
William Hoy was killed 17 February 1917 at the Battle of the Somme.
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142. Noel Beadle, Royal Artillery. Noel was posted to Mersea with 373 Coastal Defence Battery between 1940 and 1942.
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143. Wedding of Ruth Martin and Noel Beadle. The wedding took place in West Mersea Parish Church. Photograph by J.R. Board, Buxton.
Noel was killed in ...
Date: 4 February 1943
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144. Noel Beadle, Royal Artillery.
In September 1941 Noel attended a final interview board for a commission.
He then went to Catterick for his Officer ...
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145. On 2nd September 1944, a few days after writing his last letter home.
Noel Beadle was driving a jeep leaving Florence towards the Gothic Line.
Some way behind ...
Date: 2 September 1944
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146. Harris William Hoy WW1 notebook. Bullett hole upper right.
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147. Harris William Hoy WW1 notebook.
Pte F.N. Pullen
293.6 10th Essex Regt,
? Coy 3 Platoon
9585 Pte J. Green,
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148. Harris William Hoy WW1 notebook.
Mrs H. Hoy,
Able Seaman E. Hoy [Ernest ...
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149. Harris William Hoy WW1 notebook. [back page - cover missing]
2967 Pt H. Hoy Essex Regiment [crossed out]
A/200880 Pte H. Hoy
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150. Army Prayer Book - from Harris William Hoy
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