Saffron Walden Detachment of 3/2 Essex VB March 1917


On 17 March 1917 Colonel C B Colvin inspected the newly formed detachment of the 3/2nd VB at the Corn Exchange, Saffron Walden.

About 25o men were present including men from the Chesterford and Newport Sections.

Officers included

Major Martin Nockolds ( Commandant)

Captain Boulton ( OIC)

Captain A James

Lt's W Adams. A Gough, G P Horton, H Mahon, H Parrack and E W Tanner

Medical Officer Dr Arthur Browne