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1. ID AN02_001_003 Photograph from Joan Pullen. Sergeant in Royal Army Service Corps front right.
Cat1 Families-->Pullen Cat2 War-->World War 2

1. Photograph from Joan Pullen. Sergeant in Royal Army Service Corps front right.
Date: April 1944
Image ID AN02_001_003


2. ID AN04_004_005 With Best Wishes to Emmy, Rue and Joan from Geoff.
Geoff Green. The uniform is unusual in that there is no insignia. Geoff was a prisoner of war for some...
Cat1 Families-->Pullen Cat2 War-->World War 2

2. "With Best Wishes to Emmy, Rue and Joan from Geoff".
Geoff Green. The uniform is unusual in that there is no insignia. Geoff was a prisoner of war for some...
Date: 1945
Image ID AN04_004_005


3. ID AN04_007_001 North West Frontier 1942.
Sunday morning stroll in the Garrison wall.s
From H.D. Young, Captain.
Norman Ward spent time in Burma and India during...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

3. North West Frontier 1942.
Sunday morning stroll in the Garrison wall.s
From H.D. Young, Captain.
Norman Ward spent time in Burma and India during...
Date: 1942
Image ID AN04_007_001


4. ID AN12_019_001 Army - Field Ambulance Corps. Norman Ward front left ? (no caption with photo.
Cat1 Families-->Pullen Cat2 War-->World War 2

4. Army - Field Ambulance Corps. Norman Ward front left ? (no caption with photo.
Image ID AN12_019_001


5. ID AN13_016_005 Wedding of Sgt James Argent and Winifred Joan Mussett
L-R 1. Joan Pullen, 2. Elgar Mussett, 3. Valerie Farthing, 4. ?, 5. James Argent, 6. Joan Mussett, 7....
Cat1 Families-->Pullen Cat2 Families-->Mussett Cat3 Families-->Mussett

5. Wedding of Sgt James Argent and Winifred Joan Mussett
L-R 1. Joan Pullen, 2. Elgar Mussett, 3. Valerie Farthing, 4. ?, 5. James Argent, 6. Joan Mussett, 7....
Date: 7 August 1943
Image ID AN13_016_005


6. ID ATR_TBY_013 Peace celebration street party after WW2, in Station Road, Tollesbury. 

The car on the left is AEV271.
Cat1 Tollesbury-->People Cat2 War-->World War 2

6. Peace celebration street party after WW2, in Station Road, Tollesbury.
The car on the left is AEV271.
Date: c1945
Image ID ATR_TBY_013


7. ID BOX005_009_C001 Essex at War, compiled by the Editorial Staff of Essex County Standard and edited by Hervey Benham.
There is also a copy of this in Hervey Benham cupboard...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

7. Essex at War, compiled by the Editorial Staff of Essex County Standard and edited by Hervey Benham.
There is also a copy of this in Hervey Benham cupboard...
Date: 1945
Image ID BOX005_009_C001


8. ID BOX005_009_P105 Girls of the Royal Observer Corps 18 group inspected by Air-Commodore Finlay Crerar, CBE (Commandant R.O.C.) at Birch aerodrome, on stand-down.
  From...
Cat1 War-->World War 2 Cat2 Birch-->Events

8. Girls of the Royal Observer Corps 18 group inspected by Air-Commodore Finlay Crerar, CBE (Commandant R.O.C.) at Birch aerodrome, on stand-down.

From...
Date: July 1945
Image ID BOX005_009_P105


9. ID BOX005_009_P121 Women's Institute jam-makers at Birch.
    From Essex at War by Hervey Benham, page 121.
  This is in the kitchen at Birch Hall. See ...
Cat1 War-->World War 2 Cat2 Birch-->People

9. Women's Institute jam-makers at Birch.

From Essex at War by Hervey Benham, page 121.

This is in the kitchen at Birch Hall. See ...
Date: cDecember 1940
Image ID BOX005_009_P121


10. ID BOXB3_125_001_001 The oysterman George Stoker of West Mersea before the 'offoce' of the Stags Head Oyster Fishery Company. A wartime picture - there is barbed wire in the...
Cat1 People-->Fishermen and Seamen Cat2 Oysters-->Pictures Cat3 Oysters-->Pictures Cat4 Families-->Stoker / Brown

10. The oysterman George Stoker of West Mersea before the 'offoce' of the Stags Head Oyster Fishery Company. A wartime picture - there is barbed wire in the...
From: Gaff Rig / Smacks
Date: c1943
Image ID BOXB3_125_001_001


11. ID BOXB5_014_024 MMS 1012 [on back of photograph]
FY PT 1012 leaves the river Colne after completion and commissioning in 1943. The harbour party and an officer are...
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Shipyards Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Naval Cat3 Ships and Boats-->Naval Cat4 War-->World War 2

11. MMS 1012 [on back of photograph]
FY PT 1012 leaves the river Colne after completion and commissioning in 1943. The harbour party and an officer are...
Date: c15 October 1943
Image ID BOXB5_014_024


12. ID CDC_TYP_001 Colchester Diving Club salvaging Typhoon which had ditched in the River Blackwater during WW2. The boat belongs to Derek 'Dink' Ball. Ashley Upsher in orange...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

12. Colchester Diving Club salvaging Typhoon which had ditched in the River Blackwater during WW2. The boat belongs to Derek 'Dink' Ball. Ashley Upsher in orange...
Date: 1971
Image ID CDC_TYP_001


13. ID CDC_TYP_019 Colchester Diving Club salvaging Typhoon which had ditched in the River Blackwater during WW2. A section of the wing resting on the mud. The conger eel was...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

13. Colchester Diving Club salvaging Typhoon which had ditched in the River Blackwater during WW2. A section of the wing resting on the mud. The conger eel was...
Date: 1971
Image ID CDC_TYP_019


14. ID CG27_015 Maldon Road, Tiptree. Junction with Station Road. WW2 Anti-invasion barriers beside the road.
Cat1 Places-->Tiptree Cat2 War-->World War 2

14. Maldon Road, Tiptree. Junction with Station Road. WW2 Anti-invasion barriers beside the road.
Date: 1940s
Image ID CG27_015


15. ID CHS_017 Mrs Lawrence.
Pat and Fred. 
May 1940 just before the evacuees were sent away from Mersea. [From back of photograph].
The girl on the right was...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

15. Mrs Lawrence.
Pat and Fred.
May 1940 just before the evacuees were sent away from Mersea. [From back of photograph].
The girl on the right was...
Date: May 1940
Image ID CHS_017


16. ID CLN_SCH_003 Layer de la Haye. V.E. Day. All available school children and mothers from the village.
Brian Chaplin says: I am child on the extreme of the photograph...
Cat1 Places-->Layer de la Haye Cat2 War-->World War 2

16. Layer de la Haye. V.E. Day. All available school children and mothers from the village.
Brian Chaplin says: I am child on the extreme of the photograph...
Date: 6 May 1945
Image ID CLN_SCH_003


17. ID CW2_P09_015 Bessie and Pip. The notes on the back say:
The Red Setter Pip was blown up mine 1943. There were mines set all along Beach during War 1939 to 1945. Pip got...
Cat1 People-->Other Cat2 War-->World War 2

17. Bessie and Pip. The notes on the back say:
The Red Setter Pip was blown up mine 1943. There were mines set all along Beach during War 1939 to 1945. Pip got...
Date: 1936
Image ID CW2_P09_015


18. ID DB01_018_005 Grace Stoker nee Cudmore and Joyce Stoker outside the Old Victory.
Album 1
Cat1 Families-->Stoker / Brown Cat2 War-->World War 2

18. Grace Stoker nee Cudmore and Joyce Stoker outside the Old Victory.
Album 1
Image ID DB01_018_005


19. ID DIS2010_WW2_011_001 Royal Observer Corp in Mersea during WW2. Major Maughfling and Bill Clarry operate a Post Instrument Plotter with a Mickelthwait height adjuster attachment....
Cat1 People-->Other Cat2 War-->World War 2

19. Royal Observer Corp in Mersea during WW2. Major Maughfling and Bill Clarry operate a Post Instrument Plotter with a Mickelthwait height adjuster attachment....
Date: c1941
Image ID DIS2010_WW2_011_001


20. ID DM1_AB4_021_003 Once a strongpoint in West Mersea's defences against the Nazi invasion, this blockhouse is now a happy rendezvous for holidaymakers and local folk in search of...
Cat1 Mersea-->Buildings Cat2 Mersea-->Beach Cat3 Mersea-->Beach

20. Once a strongpoint in West Mersea's defences against the Nazi invasion, this blockhouse is now a happy rendezvous for holidaymakers and local folk in search of...
Date: 14 October 1949
Image ID DM1_AB4_021_003


21. ID DMC_001 Royal Artillery at Mersea.
Thought to be 373 Coastal Defence Battalion, who were at West Mersea from July 1940.
Front row L-R 6. is Sgt. Major Harry [...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

21. Royal Artillery at Mersea.
Thought to be 373 Coastal Defence Battalion, who were at West Mersea from July 1940.
Front row L-R 6. is Sgt. Major Harry [...
Date: c1941
Image ID DMC_001


22. ID FID_003_055 Frederick Bertrand Harnack RSMA God Bless Him 17 yrs (LRB) stretcher bearer RNVR Lt at 45 in 1942.
Used in Fid Harnack RSMA, published by Mersea Island...
Cat1 People-->Other Cat2 War-->World War 2

22. Frederick Bertrand Harnack RSMA God Bless Him 17 yrs (LRB) stretcher bearer RNVR Lt at 45 in 1942.
Used in Fid Harnack RSMA, published by Mersea Island...
Date: 1942
Image ID FID_003_055


23. ID FL01_069_001 Zebedee Milgate, George Milgate, Johnny Hempstead (Mechanic), Sid Milgate (Painter). 
Picture taken at the bottom of Kingsland Road near Stoker's Cafe (...
Cat1 People-->Other Cat2 War-->World War 2

23. Zebedee Milgate, George Milgate, Johnny Hempstead (Mechanic), Sid Milgate (Painter).
Picture taken at the bottom of Kingsland Road near Stoker's Cafe (...
Date: cAugust 1946
Image ID FL01_069_001


24. ID FL04_038_001 West Mersea Fire Brigade - the wartime AFS fire engine. 
L-R Oscar Whiting, Ernie Dixon, Gordon Mussett, Bob Russell, HoraceWhiting and Bob...
Cat1 Mersea-->Fire Brigade Cat2 Families-->Mussett Cat3 Families-->Mussett

24. West Mersea Fire Brigade - the wartime AFS fire engine.
L-R Oscar Whiting, Ernie Dixon, Gordon Mussett, Bob Russell, HoraceWhiting and Bob...
Date: c1943
Image ID FL04_038_001


25. ID FL07_004_001 Owen Kitchener 'Tich' Hewes worked in a shipyard in Chichester. Owen believes 'Tich' was killed by a mine in the River Blackwater on a part of the river that...
Cat1 Families-->Hewes Cat2 War-->World War 2

25. Owen Kitchener 'Tich' Hewes worked in a shipyard in Chichester. Owen believes 'Tich' was killed by a mine in the River Blackwater on a part of the river that...
Date: c1941
Image ID FL07_004_001


26. ID FL08_014_003 One of many Second World War gun emplacements. This is the only survivor on the promenade and is now called Two Sugars. To the left of this building linked by...
Cat1 Mersea-->Shops & Businesses Cat2 War-->World War 2

26. One of many Second World War gun emplacements. This is the only survivor on the promenade and is now called "Two Sugars". To the left of this building linked by...
Date: c1950
Image ID FL08_014_003


27. ID FL14_011 Newspaper cuttings 1941-42
...
28 June 1941 Death of Sapper Owen Kitchener Hewes or Royal Engineers. Also mentions the death of his sister Kate (Mrs...
Cat1 Museum-->Papers-->Other Cat2 War-->World War 2

27. Newspaper cuttings 1941-42
...
28 June 1941 Death of Sapper Owen Kitchener Hewes or Royal Engineers. Also mentions the death of his sister Kate (Mrs...
Date: c1941
Image ID FL14_011


28. ID GRD_LAN_001 Land Girls. George 'Hoilly' Green with girls of Women's Land Army. Bottom of Fairhaven Avenue. Elsie & Doris lodged with David Green's parents.
Cat1 War-->World War 2 Cat2 People-->Land Army Cat3 People-->Land Army

28. Land Girls. George 'Hoilly' Green with girls of Women's Land Army. Bottom of Fairhaven Avenue. Elsie & Doris lodged with David Green's parents.
Image ID GRD_LAN_001


29. ID GRD_LAN_003 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,...
Cat1 War-->World War 2 Cat2 Farming Cat3 Farming

29. 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,...
Date: 1943
Image ID GRD_LAN_003


30. ID GRD_LAN_005 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...
Cat1 War-->World War 2 Cat2 People-->Land Army Cat3 People-->Land Army Cat4 [Display on front screen]

30. 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...
Date: 1943
Image ID GRD_LAN_005