Essex Regiment & Essex Militia History

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Trained Nurses posted as Sisters to VAD hospitals in Essex

At the start of the war there were concerns at the ability of VAD nurses to provide enough expert care and so a sytem began where trained nurses were posted to serve in the VAD hospitals ensuring that all VAD hospitals had at least one trained nurse.

Listed below are some of the Red Cross postings for 1916

Jan 1916 Theydon Towers, Theydon Bois Mrs M Brown
Jan 1916 Fairview, Chigwell Miss M E Goode
Jan 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss F Claydon
Jan 1916 Coombe Lodge, Gt Warley Miss A A Grennan
Jan 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss A W Bain
Jan 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss L Shulver
Jan 1916 Coombe Lodge, Gt Warley Mrs M M O'Brien
Jan 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss G Newberry
Jan 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Witham Miss Grace Evans
Jan 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss E Smith
Feb 1916 Walden Place, Saffron Walden Miss M Rossiter
Feb 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss F Clayton
Feb 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss G Newberry
Feb 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss D Gear
Feb 1916 Singholme, Walton on Naze Miss M A Blackmore
Feb 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss G Arnold
Feb 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss C C Wray
Feb 1916 Fairview, Chigwell Miss M Brown
Mar 1916 Walden Place, Saffron Walden Miss V P M Wakefield
Mar 1916 Overcliffe, Southend Mrs M C Glew
Mar 1916 Rivercourt, Maldon Miss J L Woodworth
Mar 1916 Gt Eastern, Harwich Miss A H Hyde
Mar 1916 Gostwycke, Colchester Miss C H Thelwall
Mar 1916 Coombe Lodge, Gt Warley Miss G Laslett
Mar 1916 Theydon Towers, Theydon Bois Miss E Havers
Apr 1916 Rivercourt, Maldon Miss E Nourse
Apr 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss B MacMurtrie
Apr 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Mrs A Scott
Apr 1916 Braeside, Loughton Miss A L Walker
Apr 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss A C Connolly
Apr 1916 Braeside, Loughton Miss M E Pryce
Apr 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss E P Brenan
Apr 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Witham Mrs B H Tuohy
May 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss R Thompson
May 1916 The Rock Hosp, Frinton on Sea Miss H Appleton
May 1916 The Rock Hosp, Frinton on Sea Miss A Kelly
May 1916 Oakwood, Chigwell Miss G A Hextall
May 1916 Oakwood, Chigwell Miss E Nelson
May 1916 VAD Hospital, Ardleigh Miss F M Kitty
May 1916 VAD Hospital, Ardleigh Mrs C E S Walter
May 1916 VAD Hospital, Braintree Miss M A Croskell
May 1916 Budworth Hall, Ongar Miss M Nichol
May 1916 Oakwood, Chigwell Miss F M McGusty
May 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss B Calders
Jun 1916 Walden Place, Saffron Walden Miss E Palmer
Jun 1916 Singholme. Walton on Naze Miss E Barker
Jun 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Witham Miss E M Rhodes
Jun 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss L A Filsell
Jun 1916 Rivercourt, Maldon Miss G Webb
Jul 1916 VAD Hospital, Chelmsford Mrs M Watson
Jul 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss M E B Weatherup
Jul 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Mrs A K Bell
Jul 1916 VAD Hospital, Ongar Miss M Langley
Jul 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Witham Miss A E Head
Jul1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss C Brown
Aug1916 Overcliffe, Southend Miss Nellie Horan
Aug 1916 VAD Hospital, Ardleigh Miss Louisa Blackwell
Aug 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss C Wray
Aug 1916 Overcliffe, Southend Miss Nesta Buttershaw
Aug 1916 Hale End, Woodford Miss Louisa J Paine
Aug 1916 Coombe Lodge, Gt Warley Miss Susan F Hassis
Aug 1916 Theydon Towers, Theydon Bois Miss M C M Delabere
Aug 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Mrs B Moberley
Aug 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss M E Suckling
Aug 1916 Red Cross, Chelmsford Miss C C Trounce
Aug 1916 Gostwycke, Colchester Miss E A Cockburn Hughes
Sep 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Mrs R Thompson
Sep 1916 Theydon Towers, Theydon Bois Mrs E E Biddulph
Sep 1916 Theydon Towers, Theydon Bois Miss E Havers
Sep 1916 Hillsborough, Harlow Miss E Cordner
Sep 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss E K Good
Oct 1916 Singholme, Walton on Naze Miss K Farrington
Oct 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Colne Miss R E Hooper
Oct 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss S A Mussen
Oct 1916 Theydon Towers, Theydon Bois Miss G M V Atkin
Oct 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Witham Miss M L Cowley
Oct 1916 Walden Place, Saffron Walden Miss M Duguid
Oct 1916 Blake Hall, Ongar Mrs E Robinson
Dec 1916 VAD Hospital, Burnham on Crouch Miss G Green
Dec 1916 Auxiliary Hospital, Earls Court Miss D L Cartwright
Dec 1916 Walden Place, Saffron Walden Miss G R McPherson