Essex Troop

Pictures taken by William Henry Schofield Jr. when he was in Essex Troop 1st Calvery at the Mexican border, 1916, Algiers and Egypt, 1917.

History - Compiled by Past President Essex Troop, SFC (RET) Walter J. Hill

History - The Newark News - November 13, 1944

History of the Essex Troop - Compiled by Col (Ret) Frank Carlone, NJARNG

110th Reunion Press Release & History by COL (ret) Frank L. Carlone

General Order #8 Renaming Co. to First Troop National Guard

Letter regarding the Essex Troop Memorial at Sea Girt

Official Essex Troop Web Site


Newspaper Articles

In the Army Now

Essex Troop Head Rose from Ranks - Newark Evening News - Monday, January 6, 1941

Takes Over 102d Command - Newark Evening News, January 7, 1941

Inspection of Essex Troop at Fort Jackson, S. C. - Newark Evening News - January 25, 1941

Expenses of Essex Troop Give Idea of U. S. Total - February 27, 1941

Candidate for 'Miss America" Adopted by Essex Troopers - The Sunday Call - March 22, 1942

Living & Dead - Newark Evening News - Thursday, May 29, 1947

Jersey Unit Gets Award - The Trentonian - Wednesday, May 28, 1947

Federal Honors To 102d Cavalry - Trenton Evening Times - Wednesday, May 28, 1947