Images for War-->World War 2

Found 236 images - displaying 1 to 30  -  page 1.

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_001 Passed by Technical Reproduction Branch 18 Dec 1942. No Admiralty Objection to publication, signed, Captain R.N. Wivenhoe. [from back of photograph]
Wooden ...
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Shipyards Cat2 War-->World War 2

11. Passed by Technical Reproduction Branch 18 Dec 1942. No Admiralty Objection to publication, signed, Captain R.N. Wivenhoe. [from back of photograph]
Wooden ...
Date: 18 Dec 1942
Image ID BOXB5_014_001


12. ID BOXB5_014_022 FY PT 1011 just afloat at Wivenhoe. The yard boat stands by to help with mooring ropes and later in removal of sliding ways, poppets and other timber structure ...
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Shipyards Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Naval Cat3 Ships and Boats-->Naval Cat4 War-->World War 2

12. FY PT 1011 just afloat at Wivenhoe. The yard boat stands by to help with mooring ropes and later in removal of sliding ways, poppets and other timber structure ...
Image ID BOXB5_014_022


13. 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

13. 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


14. ID BOXB5_014_026 A quiet interlude during war. Wooden motor minesweeper FY PT 1044 is towed to the fitting out berth after launch from Wivenhoe Shipyard Ltd., in 1943. The river ...
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Shipyards Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Naval Cat3 Ships and Boats-->Naval Cat4 War-->World War 2

14. A quiet interlude during war. Wooden motor minesweeper FY PT 1044 is towed to the fitting out berth after launch from Wivenhoe Shipyard Ltd., in 1943. The river ...
Date: 30 December 1943
Image ID BOXB5_014_026


15. ID BOXB5_014_028 During the War at Wivenhoe. Part of Mulberry in the making on the River Colne. [DW]

The projected invasion of Normandy in June 1944 needed the ...
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Shipyards Cat2 Ship and boat building, sailmaking Cat3 Ship and boat building, sailmaking

15. During the War at Wivenhoe. Part of "Mulberry" in the making on the River Colne. [DW]

The projected invasion of Normandy in June 1944 needed the ...
Image ID BOXB5_014_028


16. 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

16. 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


17. 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

17. 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


18. 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

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


19. 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

19. 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


20. 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

20. 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


21. 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

21. 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


22. 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

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


23. ID DCA_001 Royal Observer Corp marching in the parade during Wings for Victory Week. Herbert Marrow is in the centre of the picture, in the centre of the leading ...
Cat1 War-->World War 2 Cat2 Families-->French Cat3 Families-->French

23. Royal Observer Corp marching in the parade during Wings for Victory Week. Herbert Marrow is in the centre of the picture, in the centre of the leading ...
Date: 25 May 1943
Image ID DCA_001


24. 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

24. 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


25. ID DIS2010_WW2_011_002 Mersea Observer Corps sitting outside the church.
L-R Sid Stoker, Ernie Woods, Jack Mole, Dick Haward, young Richard Haward, Herbert Burgess, Vic Mussett, ...
Cat1 People-->Other Cat2 War-->World War 2

25. Mersea Observer Corps sitting outside the church.
L-R Sid Stoker, Ernie Woods, Jack Mole, Dick Haward, young Richard Haward, Herbert Burgess, Vic Mussett, ...
Date: c1941
Image ID DIS2010_WW2_011_002


26. ID DM1_AB2_067 9 September 1939 The War.
  
Bert Saye begs to announce he is opening a business in Kingsland Road.
  16 September 1939 Evacuation
A large ...
Cat1 War-->World War 2

26. 9 September 1939 The War.

Bert Saye begs to announce he is opening a business in Kingsland Road.

16 September 1939 Evacuation
A large ...
Date: 9 September 1939
Image ID DM1_AB2_067


27. ID DM1_AB4_008_003 Gunsite in Action. 1947!
The ammunition is soft drinks and ice cream; the gun-crew Mrs Stoker and Mrs Dawson. But the concrete walls of this unusual ...
Cat1 Mersea-->Beach Cat2 Mersea-->Shops & Businesses Cat3 Mersea-->Shops & Businesses

27. Gunsite in Action. 1947!
The ammunition is soft drinks and ice cream; the "gun-crew" Mrs Stoker and Mrs Dawson. But the concrete walls of this unusual ...
Date: 27 June 1947
Image ID DM1_AB4_008_003


28. 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

28. 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


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

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


30. 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

30. 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