Back

Results for "Second World War"

Title:

Air Raid Shelter Practice, 1938

Date:

1938

Description:

Air Raid Shelter Practice, Hertford Castle Grounds, 1938

Number:

HETFM1988.43.20

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Home Front, Second World War

View

Title:

Air Raid Shelter Practice 1938

Date:

1936-1938

Description:

Air Raid Shelter Practise at Hertford Castle, 1938

Number:

HETFM1988.43.31

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Home Front, Second World War

View

Title:

British Yard Mine Sweeper J876

Date:

circa 1939-1945

Description:

British Yard Mine Sweeper, J876, at sea, Lt. commander curtis Delmar-Morgan (Ship pictured), was in command of a group of eight in-shore mine sweepers

Number:

HETFM1993.22.2

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Military, Second World War

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, won the Distinguished conduct Medal at Banzuolo Ridge, Italy, 11th Oct 1944

Number:

HETFM1997.24.1

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, awarded the Distinguished conduct Medal - original grave

Number:

HETFM1997.24.2

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Donald Branch on a visit to the grave of his brother, Sergeant Alfred J. Branch.

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.1

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.10

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.11

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.12

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Hertfordshire Regiment - gravestone at cemetery, Faenza Italy

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.13

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Hertfordshire Regiment - gravestone at cemetery, Faenza Italy

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.14

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Hertfordshire Regiment - gravestone at cemetery, Faenza Italy

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.15

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Herts Regiment - brother Donald by gravestone at cemetery, Faenza Italy,

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.16

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Hertfordshire Regiment - gravestone at cemetery, Faenza Italy

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.17

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Hertfordshire Regiment - gravestone at cemetery, Faenza Italy

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.18

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - grave, Faenza Italy, Hertfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.19

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.2

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, Hertfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.20

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Alfred Branch, in casual military dress

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.22

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

People, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, - British Military cemetary, Faenza, Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.23

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, Hertfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.25

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, Hertfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.26

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, Hertfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.27

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment c1943

Date:

circa 1943

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment- - Kettleby c1943

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.28

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment

Date:

circa 1943

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment - Italy

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.29

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.3

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch, The Hertfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.30

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sergeant Alfred J. Branch in tropical uniform, against painted backdrop

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.31

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch & friend

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch & friend

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.32

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch won the Distinguished conduct Medal at Banzuolo Ridge, Italy, 11th Oct 1944

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.33

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment '2 Squad' c1942

Date:

circa 1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment - '2 Squad' at Kessingland c1942

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.35

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military, People

View

Title:

The Branch family

Date:

circa 1946

Description:

Branch family on receiving the Distinguished Service Medal for Sergeant Alfred Branch

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.37

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

People, Military, Second World War, Hertfordshire Regiment

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.4

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch- cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.5

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.6

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.7

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.8

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

Sergeant Alfred Branch

Date:

circa 1984

Description:

Sgt Alfred Branch - cemetery at Faenza Italy (where Sergeant Alfred Branch is buried)

Number:

HETFM1997.24.3.9

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion at Southwold

Number:

HETFM1999.11.1

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion at Southwold

Number:

HETFM1999.11.2

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion - Officers at Southwold

Number:

HETFM1999.11.3

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion at Southwold

Number:

HETFM1999.11.4

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion, inspection of troops

Number:

HETFM1999.11.5

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion at Southwold

Number:

HETFM1999.11.6

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

Sergeants' Mess. 2nd Hertfordshire Regiment (T.A.). Southwold 1942.

Number:

HETFM1999.11.7

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date:

1942

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion at Southwold

Number:

HETFM1999.11.8

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Hertford War Memorial

Date:

1974

Description:

Hertford War Memorial c1974

Number:

HETFM2003.245.1

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

First World War, Second World War

View

Title:

Dutch and Hertford children

Date:

circa 1946

Description:

Photograph of a group of Dutch and Hertford children taken in 1946. The Dutch children came over to England in 1946 to recuperate after World War II

Number:

HETFM2005.41

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

People, Second World War

View

Title:

The Hertfordshire Regiment

Date:

circa 1939-1945

Description:

The Hertfordshire Regiment - possibly training in Northumberland

Number:

HETFM2006.54.11

Media:

Photograph ,black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Military, Second World War, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

William Gladwell

Date:

circa 1939-1945

Description:

Mounted group photograph of the members of the Civil Defence Organisation in Hertford, Hertfordshire, during the Second World War. William Gladwell is back row second left

Number:

HETFM2009.44.10

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

People, Second World War, Military, Home Front

View

Title:

Parliament Square

Date:

circa 2005

Description:

War memorial and shops including Café Rouge in Parliament Square

Number:

HETFM2014.28.58

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

Buildings, Streets, First World War, Second World War, Shops

View

Title:

Parliament Square

Date:

circa 2000

Description:

Hertford War Memorial at Parliament Square, with Café Rouge restaurant and clothing store The Refectory in the background.

Number:

HETFM2014.28.78

Media:

Photograph, colour

Category:

First World War, Second World War, Shops

View

Title:

Ceres, Hertford corn Exchange

Date:

circa 1940

Description:

Image of the statue of ceres on the roof of Hertford Corn Exchange. The statue was removed during the Second World War to prevent accidents caused by bomb damage. The ropes visible in this image suggest it may have been taken as the statue was removed.

Number:

HETFM2015.29

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Buildings, Second World War

View

Title:

Hertingfordbury Mill

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Hertingfordbury Mill having been taken over by the Herts Wartime Agricultural Executive committee and converted for cleaning and drying corn. The facilities were available for farmers' use and the mill was powered by both electricity and water power.

Number:

HETFM2016.16

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, Beyond Hertford, Industries

View

Title:

VE day Beacon, Hertford Castle

Date:

2015

Description:

Beacon lighting at Hertford Castle to commemorate the anniversary of VE day, Victory in Europe, on 8th May 2015, organised by Hertford Town council

Number:

HETFM2016.168

Media:

Digital Image, colour

Category:

Special Events, Second World War, Buildings

View

Title:

Herts Home Guard

Date:

circa 1940s

Description:

Hertfordshire Home Guard

Number:

HETFM2016.175.5

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

People, Second World War, Home Front, Military

View

Title:

Agnes Mant, Women's Land Army

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of Agnes Taylor (nee Mant) in land army uniform, 1942. Agnes joined the land army in August 1942 and was posted to Watton at Stone.

Number:

HETFM2017.16.1

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of a member of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1942

Number:

HETFM2017.16.10

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Agnes Mant, Women's Land Army

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of Agnes Taylor (nee Mant) in land army uniform, 1942. Agnes joined the land army in August 1942 and was posted to Watton at Stone.

Number:

HETFM2017.16.2

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army, Watton at Stone

Date:

circa 1942-1945

Description:

Black and white photograph taken the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1942-1945 Left to right: top row: A. Duncan, P. Collinson, V. Manning, Doreen Goodacre, Agnes Mant, P. Smith, Centre row: Miss Gadie the van driver, M. Colkett, M. K

Number:

HETFM2017.16.3

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army, Watton at Stone

Date:

1943

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1943, Left to right: unknown, Margaret Williams, Margaret West (married name MacReady)

Number:

HETFM2017.16.4

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army, Watton at Stone

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1942

Number:

HETFM2017.16.5

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army, Watton at Stone

Date:

1943

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1943, Left to right: Sally Duke, Doreen Goodacre, Joan Reith, unknown, unknown, unknown, Sadie Guise, unknown, unknown.

Number:

HETFM2017.16.6

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Phyllis Claydon, Women's Land Army

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of Phyllis Claydon (or Clayton) of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1942

Number:

HETFM2017.16.7

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of a member of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1942

Number:

HETFM2017.16.8

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Women's Land Army

Date:

1942

Description:

Black and white photograph taken of a member of the Women's Land Army billeted at Watton at Stone, circa 1942

Number:

HETFM2017.16.9

Media:

Digital image, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, People, Beyond Hertford

View

Title:

Hertford, The Memorial

Date:

circa 1940

Description:

Tinted postcard of hertford war memorial with Electricity House in the background.

Number:

HETFM2017.92.3

Media:

Postcard, colour

Category:

First World War, Second World War, Shops

View

Title:

War Memorial, c1960 - 1980

Date:

1960-1980

Description:

War Memorial, Parliament Square c1960-1980

Number:

HETFM2163.4

Media:

Postcard, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, First World War, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

War Memorial, c1960 - 1980

Date:

1960-1980

Description:

War Memorial, Parliament Square c1960-1980

Number:

HETFM2163.7

Media:

Postcard, colour

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, First World War, Second World War, Military

View

Title:

Hertfordshire Regiment Decontamination unit

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Decontamination unit in protective clothing

Number:

HETFM2340.2

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War

View

Title:

Hertfordshire Regiment Decontamination unit

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Decontamination unit in protective clothing

Number:

HETFM2340.3

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War

View

Title:

Hertfordshire Regiment Decontamination unit

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Decontamination Tray

Number:

HETFM2340.4

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War

View

Title:

Hertfordshire Regiment Decontamination unit

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Decontamination unit in protective clothing

Number:

HETFM2340.5

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War

View

Title:

Hertfordshire Regiment Decontamination unit

Date:

1939-1945

Description:

Decontamination in process

Number:

HETFM2340.6

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Hertfordshire Regiment, Second World War

View

Title:

Private Payne, World War I

Date:

circa 1914-18

Description:

Soldiers with palm trees and tent in background - Bedfordshire Regiment

Number:

HETFM2417.8

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Military, Beyond Hertford, People

View

Title:

Home Guard, Herts, 3rd Batt

Date:

1944

Description:

Home Guard, Hertfordshire 3rd Battalion, Stand Down, December 3rd 1944

Number:

HETFM2421.1

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Military, Home Front, People

View

Title:

V1 Bomb Damage, Millbridge

Date:

1944

Description:

Bomb damage at Millbridge, caused by the V1 flying bomb which was dropped early on the morning of 2nd July 1944.

Number:

HETFM6037.453

Media:

Photograph, black & white

Category:

Second World War, Home Front, Streets

View