Essex Regiment & Essex Militia History

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Felsted School

Felsted School has a long tradition of its boys joining the armed services at times of national crisis.

81 former pupils served in the Boer War

1262 former pupils served in World War one

1440 former pupils served in WW2

John Green, who was a former pupil, won a VC in World War Two.

The school has three memorials

A brass plaque and stained Glass window as memorial to the Boer War fallen.

Six panels of carved names at the back of the chapel as a memorial to the fallen of World War One

A Book of Remembrance on display as a memorial to the fallen of World War Two.

The school has an excellent site providing details of all of their former pupils who died in the wars from which the above information was taken.

Click here to visit this website