The Chase, West Mersea. Now Firs Chase. Postcard from E T W Dennis No. 063673.

Another copy of this card was posted 20 March 1919, with the message on the back

What do you think of our chase? The PW Camp is just round the bend ...

This is thought to refer to a Prisoner of War Camp. WW1 records list West Mersea as having a Working Camp run under the auspices of Pattishall POW Camp ...
Cat1 Mersea-->Road Scenes

The Chase, West Mersea. Now Firs Chase. Postcard from E T W Dennis No. 063673.
Another copy of this card was posted 20 March 1919, with the message on the back
"What do you think of our chase? The PW Camp is just round the bend ...
This is thought to refer to a Prisoner of War Camp. WW1 records list West Mersea as having a Working Camp run under the auspices of Pattishall POW Camp (which was near Northampton and was a WW1 camp).
Date: Before 1919      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Peter Godfrey Collection
Image ID PG2_095
Category 1 Mersea-->Road Scenes


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.