Images for Category War

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1. ID ALS_BUN_001 Sergeant F.G. Unwin, No. 72274 134 Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Bunny served in France 1916 - 1918 and was awarded the Military Medal for...

1. Sergeant F.G. Unwin, No. 72274 134 Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Bunny served in France 1916 - 1918 and was awarded the Military Medal for...
Date: c1918
Image ID ALS_BUN_001


2. ID ALS_ZEP_001 The Zeppelin at Little Wigborough - some of the Special Constables involved in arresting the German crew.
From left, Olive Dansie (daughter of Edgar Dansie...

2. The Zeppelin at Little Wigborough - some of the Special Constables involved in arresting the German crew.
From left, Olive Dansie (daughter of Edgar Dansie...
Date: cOctober 1916
Image ID ALS_ZEP_001


3. ID ALS_ZEP_005 Zeppelin L33 - which crashed at Little Wigborough 24 September 1916.

3. Zeppelin L33 - which crashed at Little Wigborough 24 September 1916.
Date: After 24 September 1916
Image ID ALS_ZEP_005


4. ID ANC_001 Peter Moss Mussett, born on 6 December 1878 at West Mersea, his mother was Caroline Mussett (born 1856 - died 1937) no father's name for Peter's birth...

4. Peter Moss Mussett, born on 6 December 1878 at West Mersea, his mother was Caroline Mussett (born 1856 - died 1937) no father's name for Peter's birth...
Date: 1901
Image ID ANC_001


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

The car on the left is AEV271.

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


6. 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...

6. 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


7. 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...

7. 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


8. 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...

8. 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


9. 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...

9. 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


10. ID CG10_613 The first Tollesbury volunteers. Postcard.
This photograph, taken outside the King's Head at Tollesbury, shows the first men from that village to volunteer...

10. The first Tollesbury volunteers. Postcard.
This photograph, taken outside the King's Head at Tollesbury, shows the first men from that village to volunteer...
Date: 7 September 1914
Image ID CG10_613


11. ID CG10_617 Bidding the Tollesbury Boys God Speed. Postcard.

11. Bidding the Tollesbury Boys God Speed. Postcard.
Date: 7 September 1914
Image ID CG10_617


12. ID CG10_621 Tollesbury Detachment. W.J. Juniper back row, 5th from left. Postcard.
Used in More from Tollesbury Past plate 56, which says the army detachment is...

12. Tollesbury Detachment. W.J. Juniper back row, 5th from left. Postcard.
Used in More from Tollesbury Past plate 56, which says the army detachment is...
Date: 1912
Image ID CG10_621


13. ID CG10_623 Bonfire for Peace Celebrations, Tollesbury. Postcard.

13. Bonfire for Peace Celebrations, Tollesbury. Postcard.
Date: 1919
Image ID CG10_623


14. ID CG10_625 Church Parade, Tollesbury. Postcard.

14. Church Parade, Tollesbury. Postcard.
Date: 1915
Image ID CG10_625


15. ID CG10_627 Church Parade, Tollesbury. Postcard.

15. Church Parade, Tollesbury. Postcard.
Date: 1915
Image ID CG10_627


16. ID CG27_015 Maldon Road, Tiptree. Junction with Station Road. WW2 Anti-invasion barriers beside the road.

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


17. ID CHS_003 Fred Harry Chatters, M/2 055360 Pte., 22 Fld. Amb., M.T. A.S.C.
On return from WW1, Fred became a driver with the Primrose Bus Company and went on with...

17. Fred Harry Chatters, M/2 055360 Pte., 22 Fld. Amb., M.T. A.S.C.
On return from WW1, Fred became a driver with the Primrose Bus Company and went on with...
Image ID CHS_003


18. 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...

18. 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


19. ID CLN_LDH_001 The War Memorial at Layer Cross, Layer de la Haye. It is a large gathering with a band in the background, and is thought to be for the dedication of the War...

19. The War Memorial at Layer Cross, Layer de la Haye. It is a large gathering with a band in the background, and is thought to be for the dedication of the War...
Date: 1920s
Image ID CLN_LDH_001


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...

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 CTC_021 Men with the Colours from West Mersea
Royal Navy
...

21. Men with the Colours from West Mersea
Royal Navy ...
Date: 31 October 1914
Image ID CTC_021


22. ID CTC_041 West Mersea men serving with the Colours
...

22. West Mersea men serving with the Colours ...
Date: 14 November 1914
Image ID CTC_041


23. ID CTC_051 More Men with the Colours
...

23. More Men with the Colours ...
Date: 5 December 1914
Image ID CTC_051


24. 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...

24. 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


25. 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 [...

25. 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


26. ID DPR_003 Horace Mole. Stephen Horace Mole was in 2nd Battalion 'The Rifles' (The Prince Consorts Own ), Rfn 3581, enlisted 30 December 1909 and discharged 2 February...

26. Horace Mole. Stephen Horace Mole was in 2nd Battalion 'The Rifles' (The Prince Consorts Own ), Rfn 3581, enlisted 30 December 1909 and discharged 2 February...
Date: c1918
Image ID DPR_003


27. ID DPR_005 Harold Leighton Procter.
The Jan 1918 Absent Voters list has Harold as a Midshipman on HMS ARROGANT. 
The 1919 list has him as a Sub Lieutenant on...

27. Harold Leighton Procter.
The Jan 1918 Absent Voters list has Harold as a Midshipman on HMS ARROGANT.
The 1919 list has him as a Sub Lieutenant on...
Date: c1918
Image ID DPR_005


28. ID DWS_APQ_017 Robert Appleton Account book. Summer Work 1916.
6 July 1916 Robert went to Whitehall and got a berth as mate of 'Tug Alice' for Malta. 7 July left for...

28. Robert Appleton Account book. Summer Work 1916.
6 July 1916 Robert went to Whitehall and got a berth as mate of 'Tug Alice' for Malta. 7 July left for...
Date: 6 July 1916
Image ID DWS_APQ_017


29. ID EAM_1953_003_P285_001 One of the gondolas of Zeppelin L33 which came down on Little Wigborough September 1916. A portion of the superstructure has been cut away: originally it...

29. One of the gondolas of Zeppelin L33 which came down on Little Wigborough September 1916. A portion of the superstructure has been cut away: originally it...
Date: c24 September 1916
Image ID EAM_1953_003_P285_001


30. ID EMB_005 East Mersea Post - Army Duty Roster. 16 December 1916 to 19 December 1916.
9.45pm Sentry reported fire about 400 yds. On investigation it proved to be a...

30. East Mersea Post - Army Duty Roster. 16 December 1916 to 19 December 1916.
9.45pm Sentry reported fire about 400 yds. On investigation it proved to be a...
Date: 17 December 1916
Image ID EMB_005


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