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Nursing Sister Minnie Gallaher was a graduate of the Protestant General Hospital, Ottawa. For some years before she went overseas, she was assisting superintendent of the Protestant General Hospital. S...

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Mae Belle Sampson (1890 - 1918)

Sampson began her nursing training at Hamilton City Hospital in 1910. After graduating, Sampson worked for a year as a private nurse. She was the first nurse in the Hamilton area to enlist for servic...

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Minnie Asenath Follette (1884 - 1918)

Minnie Asenath Follette served as a Nursing Sister in the Canadian Army Medical Corps during WW1. She was born on November 11th, 1884 in Port Greville, Cumberland County, Canada. She enlisted in th...

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Jessie Mabel McDiarmid, known as Mabel, was born 14 Aug 1880. Her relationship to her family is complicated. She had a twin sister Bertha and they were probably the illegitimate daughters of one of Pet...

2/22/2017 2/22/2017

Rena Maud McLean, ARRC (1879 - 1918)

McLEAN, RENA MAUDE, nurse; b. 14 June 1879 in Souris, P.E.I., daughter of John McLean and Matilda Jane Jury; d. unmarried 27 June 1918 at sea. Rena McLean, who was nicknamed Bird, was the daughter of...

2/22/2017 2/22/2017

Margaret Margory Fraser (1884 - 1918)

Margaret Marjory Fraser, known as Pearl, enlisted very early in the war, September 1914. In June of 1918, by then promoted to nursing matron, Fraser thirty four, was serving on the hospital ship HMHS L...

2/21/2017 2/22/2017

Gladys Irene Sare (1889 - 1918)

Gladys Irene Sare was born on 6th June 1889 in Bath, England and was a graduate of the Montreal General Hospital Nursing School when she enlisted on 26th January 1916 at General Hospital Laval. She was...

2/20/2017 2/20/2017

Isabel Daisy Lever (1877 - 1959)

Trained as a nurse in Auckland and qualified in 1905. Severed overseas in WW1 and returned to New Zealand by the Willochra in September 1916 (New Zealand Army Nursing Service Corps, Service No. 22/207)...

3/21/2015 2/20/2017

Dorothy Mary White (1894 - 1915)

Dorothy Mary White, Voluntary Aid Detachments. Died of illness contracted on duty 17 June 1915. Death Notice WHITE. - At the Isolation Hospital, Whipton, on June 17th, Dorothy Mary White, the dearl...

2/19/2017 2/19/2017

Laura Marion Gailey (c.1887 - 1917)

The only female name on the Diamond War Memorial. Laura was the youngest daughter of William Gailey, stationer, and Margaret Elizabeth Gailey. She lived at 6 Bayview Terrace Derry and was one of the ...

2/18/2017 2/19/2017

Red Cross Service See attached record cards in media FORENAME: Francesca Elizabeth SURNAME: Astell ADDRESS: Baythorne - Stoke-by-Clare COUNTY: Suffolk SERVICE FROM: 19/06/1916 SERVICE T...

2/19/2017 2/19/2017

Marion Dorothy Chapman (1890 - 1918)

Nurse Marion Dorothy Chapman, Voluntary Aid Detachments. Died of pneumonia at Alexandria 10 August 1918. CHAPMAN, MARION DOROTHY Rank: Nurse Date of Death: 10/08/1918 Age: 27 Regiment/Ser...

2/18/2017 2/18/2017

Alexina Dussault (1875 - 1918)

Drowned by the torpedoeing of the hospital ship Llandovery Castle 27.6.1918. The Hospital Ship Llandovery Castle, bound from Halifax, Nova Scotia, for Liverpool, was torpedoed on June 27th, 1918, 114...

10/21/2008 2/18/2017

CREWDSON, DOROTHEA MARY LYNETTE Rank: Nursing Sister Date of Death:12/03/1919 Age: 32 Regiment/Service: Voluntary Aid Detachment Awards: M M, A R R C Grave Reference: XLV. C. 13. Cemete...

1/20/2013 2/18/2017

Rachael Pratt, MM MP (1874 - 1954)

"Rachel Pratt"

Rachael Pratt was born at Mumbannar, Victoria in 1874 and began her nursing career at Ballarat Hospital in 1909, understating her age by almost 5 years in order to meet the maximum age requirements. ...

2/17/2017 2/17/2017

Clare Deacon, MM MP (1891 - 1952)

Clare Deacon was born in 1891 at Pipers River, Tasmania. She had three sisters and a brother. Her aunt and uncle raised Clare and her youngest sister, Henrietta after the early death of their mother....

8/27/2009 2/17/2017

Elfrieda Warner (1887 - 1947)

SYDNEY NURSE AT WINDSOR PRESENTED TO KING AND QUEEN News has been received in Sydney of Sister Warner one of the twenty Red Cross nurses who left for France in 1916. Sister Warner, who trained in Syd...

2/17/2017 2/17/2017

LOTFWW ASTELL, FRANCES ETHEL Rank: Sister Date of Death: 17/12/1917 Age: 38 Regiment/Service: Territorial Force Nursing Service Grave Reference: 187. Cemetery: MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, KALAMARIA Add...

2/17/2017 2/17/2017

Annie Jamieson (1882 - 1928)

Born 1882 in Hillston, NSW. Daughter of Robert George JAMIESON and Annie nee COFFEY. Annie Jamieson trained at St Vincent's Hospital and was later engaged by the Military College, Duntroon. Embarke...

2/16/2017 2/16/2017

Grace Elizabeth Sheridan (1884 - 1968)

Born Elizabeth Grace SHERIDAN 12 August 1884 at Rylstone, NSW. Daughter of Thomas SHERIDAN and Helen nee DEWEY. Trained at St. Vincent’s Hospital and worked at No. 4 Base Hospital, Randwick Mi...

2/16/2017 2/16/2017

Mary Hungerford was head of the Baby Clinic at Glebe. Embarked for France from NSW per 'Kanowna' 04 July 1916 Part of a party of twenty Australian Red Cross nurses, sponsored by the NSW Jockey Club...

2/16/2017 2/16/2017

Alice Elaine Robinson (1882 - 1957)

Born 1882 in Braidwood, NSW. Daughter of Cecil Charles ROBINSON and Alice Constance nee WAUGH. She was head of the Baby Clinic at North Sydney. Embarked for France 04 July 1916 from NSW per 'Kanown...

2/16/2017 2/16/2017

Olive Hay Norman (1885 - 1964)

Trained and worked at Sydney Hospital. Embarked for France per 'Kanowna' from NSW 04 July 1916. Part of a party of twenty Australian Red Cross nurses, sponsored by the NSW Jockey Club, and know as ...

2/16/2017 2/16/2017

Ida Jeanette Brissenden (1883 - 1970)

Born 1883 in Queensland. Daughter of Honourable Seymour MORETON and Mary Ellen nee KENT. Her father was the son of the Earl of Ducie and the family were also known as Reynolds-Moreton. She married Lt-C...

2/16/2017 2/16/2017

Minnie Hough (1883 - 1975)

"Winnifred Annie Hough"

Before WW1 Minnie Hough worked at the Sydney Children’s Hospital. In 1916 she was selected from a group of ninety applicants to be part of a twenty nurse unit sent directly to the Western Fron...

2/15/2017 2/15/2017

Helen Sutherland Wallace (1889 - 1959)

Wallace trained and worked as a nurse at Sydney Hospital. In 1916 she was selected from a group of ninety applicants to be part of a twenty nurse unit sent directly to the Western Front to nurse in F...

2/15/2017 2/15/2017

Alice Fullarton Gray (1879 - 1936)

Trained in New South Wales and was conducting a large private hospital in Lismore. In early 1916 she was selected from a group of ninety applicants to be part of a twenty nurse unit sent directly to ...

2/14/2017 2/14/2017

Lillian Fraser Thompson (1887 - 1955)

Trained at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and worked at No. 4 Base Hospital (Randwick Military). In early 1916 she was selected from a group of ninety applicants to be part of a twenty nurse unit sent ...

2/13/2017 2/14/2017

Violet Payze (1880 - 1962)

Red Cross Service WW1 See attached cards in images FORENAME: Violet SURNAME: Payze ADDRESS: Cotlesfre, Sunnyside, Coomlie Martin, Devon AGE WHEN ENGAGED: 35 SERVICE FROM: 19/05/1915 SER...

2/14/2017 2/14/2017

Martha Amy de Villiers (1886 - 1971)

Oxfordshire, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915 Name: Martha Amy Payze Birth Date: 9 Oct 1886 Baptism Date: 24 Oct 1886 Baptism Place: Whitchurch, Oxfordshire, England ...

3/19/2012 2/14/2017

Edith Maude Payze (1886 - 1965)

Born on 1886 to Nathaniel John Payze and Amy Moss. She passed away on 1964. Family Members Parents Nathaniel John Payze 1856-1934 Amy Moss 1855-1939 LOTFWW Medal Index Cards findmypast ...

3/19/2012 2/14/2017

Born c 1888 Jessie Donaldson LEE. Married Dr. Archibald McKILLOP 1913 in Qld. Embarked for France per 'Kanowna' 04 July 1916 from NSW. She died in New Zealand on the 26 October 1947 at the Aroha Rest H...

2/13/2017 2/13/2017

Nellie Weston Crommelin (1882 - 1958)

Born 17 November 1882. Daughter of George Whiting CROMMELIN and Frances nee DAWSON. Trained at Lister Hospital, Sydney between 1903 to 1908 and worked in various country hospitals including Lismore. ...

2/13/2017 2/13/2017

Evelyn Mary Mackintosh (1895 - 1918)

MACKINTOSH, EVELYN MARY Rank: Assistant Principal Date of Death: 18/12/1918 Age: 23 Regiment/Service: Women's Royal Naval Service Grave Reference: South of Church. Cemetery: DAVIOT PARISH CHURCHYARD ...

2/13/2017 2/13/2017

Lynette Edgell Crozier (1888 - 1948)

Born 1888 in Mudgee, NSW. Daughter of Rev. Elizs CROZIER and Sarah Maria nee WILLIS. Trained and worked at Sydney Hospital. In 1916 she was selected from a group of ninety applicants to be part of a ...

2/12/2017 2/12/2017

Hilda Mary Loxton (1879 - 1963)

Hilda Mary Loxton was born in Inverell, NSW in 1879 and trained as a civilian nurse at the Sydney Children's Hospital. In 1916 she was selected from a group of ninety applicants to be part of a twenty ...

2/12/2017 2/12/2017

Dorothy Ellena Duffy (1888 - 1973)

Dorothy Ellena Duffy was born in Hobart, Tasmania in 1888. She was the daughter of William John and Ellen Elizabeth nee Harriman. Duffy was a civilian nurse who had trained at Sydney Hospital before ...

2/11/2017 2/11/2017

Major Alice Ross Appleford (née Ross-King) ARRC, MM (5 August 1887 – 19 August 1968) was an Australian civilian and military nurse who took part in both World Wars. She has been described...

2/11/2017 2/11/2017

Elsie Cook (1886 - 1972)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister Force: AANS Elsie Cook trained at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (Melbourne) and had been nursing in Egypt since the beginning of the war with the Australian Army...

2/11/2017 2/11/2017

Jessie Maud Verey (1884 - 1954)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Staff Nurse Service Number: 22/62 Force: AANS When World War One broke out in August 1914, the New Zealand Army Nursing Service had yet to be formed but by October 1914 ...

2/11/2017 2/11/2017

Occupation: nurse Rank: Staff Nurse/Sister Force: AANS Born 1885 at Auckland, New Zealand Daughter of Charles Edward COOKE and Marion Elizabeth nee PURCHAS Age 29 years Enlisted 13 April ...

2/10/2017 2/11/2017

Martha Bratton (1749 - 1816)

DAR# A013870 Poisened 16 men at the "Battle of Huck's Defeat" Martha and her husband were entrusted with a precious commodity back then - gun powder. With her husband away, Martha was left in charg...

3/23/2010 2/10/2017

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister Force: AANS Born 1878 in Otago, New Zealand Daughter of Matthew INSTONE and Emily nee BRODICK Of Forbury Crescent corner of Albert St., St. Clair, Dunedin, Ne...

10/17/2010 2/10/2017

Grace Macadam McGregor (1886 - 1968)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister Service Number: 22/55 Force: AANS Daughter of Jane Guthrie and David Henry Guthrie. She married twice: Allan Evans 1922; and Peter McGregor 1951, no children. ...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Ethel Maud Thomas, ARRC MP (1882 - 1955)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister Service Number: 22/54 Force: AANS FAMILY Ethel was born in Sydenham Christchurch 30 April 1882 to George David Dement and Mary Ellen (nee Hill). PRE-WAR Eth...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Ethel Pritchard, MBE MP (1880 - 1964)

Ethel Pritchard MBE (née Watkins, 1880–1964), also known as Ethel Watkins Taylor, was a New Zealand military and civilian nurse. Of Māori descent, she identified with the Ngā...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Edith Marion O'Loughlen MP (1885 - 1973)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister ServiceNumber: 22/214 Force: NZANS FAMILY Born 29 April 1885 Murchison. Parents – Henry Matthew and Adelaide O’Loughlen (nee Ribet). Siblings ...

8/1/2016 2/10/2017

Rhoda Georgina Myers MP (1887 - 1929)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister ServiceNumber: 22/257 Force: NZANS FAMILY Born 21 September 1887 Richmond. Parents – Roderick and Alice McRae [nee Moffat]. Siblings – Alice (b.18...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Isabella Marion McRae, ARRC MP (1881 - 1961)

"Belle McRae"

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister ServiceNumber: 22/212 Force: NZANS FAMILY Born 19 May 1881 Richmond. Parents – Roderick and Alice McRAE (nee Moffat). Siblings – Alice (b.1873), R...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Frances Price, RRC (1873 - 1961)

Frances Price had a distinguished nursing career. She trained in Wellington, qualified in 1905, and remained there until 1912. After war broke out in August 1914, Frances was one of the first selecte...

2/9/2017 2/9/2017

Cora Beattie Roberton, RRC MP (1881 - 1962)

Cora Beattie Anderson of Remuera had a distinguished war record as a nurse during World War One after she had survived a major shipwreck. After war broke out in August 1914, Cora was one of the first...

2/8/2017 2/8/2017

Fanny Wilson, RRC MP (1874 - 1958)

Fanny Wilson (1874–1958) was a notable New Zealand army nurse and matron. She was born in Christchurch, North Canterbury, New Zealand in 1874. Fanny Wilson was a member of the first contingent...

2/8/2017 2/8/2017

Emily May Nutsey MBE RRC (1887–1953) was a New Zealand nurse, civilian and army matron. She was born in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand in 1887. In 1915 Nutsey volunteered for war servic...

2/8/2017 2/8/2017

Vida Mary Katie MacLean (4 November 1881–1 July 1970) was a New Zealand civilian and military nurse, hospital matron . She was born in Whangaehu, Wanganui, New Zealand on 4 November 1881. Duri...

2/8/2017 2/8/2017

Nora FitzGibbon (1889 - 1979)

Hanorah Philomena cMBE (Nora, 19 March 1889–7 May 1979) was a New Zealand civilian and military nurse, hospital matron and nursing administrator. Biography: Wikipedia contributors, ' Nora ...

2/7/2017 2/8/2017

Jessie Bicknell, ARRC MP (1871 - 1956)

Jessie Bicknell (27 March 1871–13 October 1956) was a New Zealand civilian and military nurse, and a health administrator. She served in World War I and was made an Associate of the Royal Red Cr...

2/14/2010 2/7/2017

Camilla Steele (1881 - 1961)

Wife of Major Edwin H. Harrowell and mother of Dudley Steele Harrowell who was killed in WW2. Known as Camilla, enlisted and served as Camilla. Camilla Steele was a nursing sister on the N Z hospit...

2/7/2017 2/7/2017

Hilda Mary Steele (1887 - 1972)

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister Service Number: 22/60 Force: AANS Born 1887 in Wairoa, New Zealand Daughter of Thomas James STEELE and Florence Malvina nee LLEWELYN Of Auckland, New Zealan...

2/7/2017 2/7/2017

Lily Lind (1882 - 1916)

Southland-born Lily Lind trained as a nurse in Wellington and qualified in 1908. Lily and her friend Daisy travelled to Ireland in 1913 to study midwifery at Dublin’s prestigious Rotunda Hospi...

2/7/2017 2/7/2017

Staff Nurse Margaret Hitchcock (1883 - 1967)

"Daisy"

On 23 December 1916, 33-year-old nurse Margaret Hitchcock (Daisy to her friends and family) arrived back in Wellington after serving for two years with the French Flag Nursing Corps. Packed in her lugg...

2/7/2017 2/7/2017

Ina Nellie Coster (1880 - 1958)

Occupation: private nurse Rank: Sister Service Number: 22/71 Force: NZANS FAMILY Ina Nellie Coster was born in South Canterbury on 26 September 1880. She was the second child of eight (7 gi...

2/6/2017 2/6/2017

3/31/2016 2/6/2017

Alice Mabel Atkinson MP (1864 - 1935)

FAMILY Alice Mabel, known as Mabel, was born on 3 November 1864 in New Plymouth. Parents - Arthur Samuel and Jane Maria Atkinson, (nee Richmond). Siblings - Margaret (1856-1856), Edith Emily (1858-19...

2/8/2009 2/6/2017

Occupation: nurse Rank: Sister Service Number: 22/138 Force: NZANS FAMILY Born 26 February 1885 at Takaka, Nelson. Parents – George Edward (1823-1887) and Eliza (b.1848) Levien, (nee...

6/26/2014 2/6/2017

Occupation: Nurse Rank: Sister Service Number: 22/33 Force: NZANZ FAMILY Born 5 November 1885 in Dunedin. Parents – John Bannerman and Annie Low Ingram, (nee Skinner). Siblings ...

11/26/2007 2/6/2017

WW1 nurse. Trained Wellington Hospital. Qualified 1905. Member of first New Zealand Army nursing contingent (50 nurses) to deploy overseas in 1915. Medals and Awards: Associate Royal Red Cross (A...

3/11/2016 2/6/2017

Ina Leslie Bennett (1884 - 1950)

WW1 nurse. Trained Palmerston North Hospital. Qualified 1911. Member of first New Zealand Army nursing contingent (50 nurses) to deploy overseas in 1915. Documents: Military Personnel File Li...

11/23/2011 2/6/2017

Sister Mary Christmas served in the 21st general hospital in Alexandria and received the Associate Royal Red Cross medal for her efforts. She survived the sinking of the troopship Marquette when it was...

2/5/2017 2/5/2017

Edith (Poppy) Popplewell MP (1884 - 1976)

"Poppy"

A COURAGEOUS NURSE HEROISM SHOWN IN WATER Sister Edith Popplewell, who has been awarded the First Class Medal of the Royal Red Cross Society, is the daughter of Mrs C. Popplewell, of Lyons street, No...

7/4/2015 2/5/2017

Mary Francis Muir (1886 - 1961)

Mary Francis Looney (6 August 1886 – 29 August 1961) was a New Zealand civilian and wartime nurse. She served in World War I and was made an Associate of the Royal Red Cross. On 23 October 191...

8/14/2011 2/5/2017

Margaret Rogers MP (1887 - 1915)

Margaret Rogers was born in Oamaru on 11th December, 1887. She was one of five daughters, and had a brother. Her parents moved to Banks Peninsula, living at Wainui. She trained as a nurse at Christch...

2/5/2017 2/5/2017

Mabel Elizabeth Jamieson MP (1881 - 1915)

Jamieson, Mabel Elizabeth , Staff Nurse, New Zealand Army Nursing Service, yst, dau. of Thomas Jamieson, of Seddon Street, Kumara, Westland, South Island, New Zealand, Gold Miner, by his wife, Frances ...

2/5/2017 2/5/2017

Charlotte Kingsford (c.1889 - 1971)

11/17/2010 2/4/2017

Catherine Gibbons Blackie was born in Kaitangata, Otago, on 5 October 1877 (reg. 1877/9219). Her parents were Allan and Catherine Ann Gibbons Blackie (nee McDouall) who married in 1875 (reg. 1875/163)....

2/3/2017 2/3/2017

Staff Nurse Alicia Kelly MP (1874 - 1942)

"Loll", "Alicia Kelly"

Documentary: Australia, The Story Of Us, Season 1, Episode 4 - New Nation At War (8 March 2015) [22.50 to 30.58] Alicia Mary Kelly was born at Cloonbur No. 1, Oughterard, Galway in Ireland on 16 Sept...

7/24/2010 2/3/2017

Jeanne Spiers Peek MP (1881 - 1968)

Jeanne was born in Wainuiomata, Wellington, although her family lived in Normanby in Taranaki. She became a pupil teacher at the age of 14, qualified as a teacher and taught in schools in the New Plymo...

2/3/2017 2/3/2017

Nona Mildred Hildyard MP (1888 - 1915)

"Nora Mildred Hildyard"

Nona Mildred Hildyard was born in Lyttelton on 4th November, 1888, daughter of William and Betsy Ann Hildyard, who were originally from Tasmania, Australia. William was a boot maker. Nona attended We...

2/2/2017 2/2/2017

Jane Neill Erwin, MBE (1890 - 1969)

"Jean Erwin"

Two children, siblings, served in WW1: John Erwin and Jean Neill Erwin. Survivor from the Marquette. Unveiled a window in the Nurse's Memorial Chapel, Christchurch Hospital in 1968. In World War 2 ...

2/2/2017 2/2/2017

Hilda Vercoe Hooker (1881 - 1960)

Nurse on the SS "Marquette", which was sunk in the Aegean Sea, 30 miles from Salonika, at about 9 a.m., on 23 October 1915, during World War I. Mrs Pikett, of Palmerston, has received a cable from ...

3/30/2015 2/2/2017

Catherine Anne Fox MP (1877 - 1915)

Sister Catherine Anne Fox was one of several nurses known in the Waimate area who drowned when the troopship 'Marquette' was sunk by a German torpedo in the Aegean Sea on the 23 October 1915. When news...

2/1/2017 2/1/2017

Isabell Clark MP (1885 - 1915)

Isabel Clark (1885 – 23 October 1915) was a New Zealand nurse who served in World War I and died when the SS Marquette was torpedoed and sunk in 1915. Biography: Wikipedia contributors. " ...

2/1/2017 2/1/2017

Marion Sinclair Brown MP (1880 - 1915)

Marion Sinclair Brown (6 October 1880 - 23 October 1915) was a New Zealand nurse who served in World War I and died in the sinking of the SS Marquette in 1915. Biography: Wikipedia contributors. ...

2/1/2017 2/1/2017

Agnes Mary Buckley MP (1903 - 1944)

Agnes attended the Taihape District High School and joined the staff of Wanganui Hospital as a probationer in 1926. After qualifying she left in 1931 on transfer to Taihape were she served as staff nur...

3/17/2011 2/1/2017

Lorna Aylmer Rattray MP (1875 - 1915)

Lorna Aylmer Rattray was born on 10th January, 1875, in Dunedin. Her father was James Rattray, a well-known businessman in Dunedin. Her mother was Catherine Charlotte Rattray. Lorna was one of seven si...

12/15/2016 2/1/2017

Mary Helen Rae MP (1880 - 1915)

Mary Helen Rae (29 September 1880 – 23 October 1915) was a New Zealand nurse who served in World War I and died when the SS Marquette was torpedoed and sunk in 1915 Biography: Wikipedia co...

12/22/2015 2/1/2017

Elise Margaret Kemp MP (1882 - 1917)

Elise Margaret Kemp (19 June 1881 — 20 October 1917) was a New Zealand-born nurse who served in the Territorial Forces Nursing Service. She was the only New Zealand nurse killed in action during...

7/26/2012 2/1/2017

Ada Gilbert Hawken MP (1886 - 1915)

HAWKEN, ADA Rank: Staff Nurse Service No: 22/123 Date of Death: 28/10/1915 Regiment/Service: New Zealand Army Nursing Service Grave Reference: G. 125. Cemetery: ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITA...

1/31/2017 1/31/2017

Elizabeth Pearl Corkhill, MM MP (1887 - 1985)

Elizabeth Pearl Corkhill MM (11 March 1887 – 4 December 1985) was an Australian military nurse of the First World War. Trained as a nurse in Sydney, Corkhill enlisted in the Australian Imperial ...

1/28/2017 1/28/2017

Elsie Knocker MP (1884 - 1978)

"Gypsy", "Baroness"

Elsie Knocker, MM, OStJ (29 July 1884 – 26 April 1978) was a British nurse and ambulance driver in World War I who, together with her friend Mairi Chisholm , won numerous medals for bravery and ...

5/2/2016 1/26/2017

Dorothie Feilding MP (1889 - 1935)

Lady Dorothie Mary Evelyn Feilding-Moore MM, CdeG, OLII (6 October 1889 – 24 October 1935) was a British heiress who shunned her aristocratic background to become a highly decorated volunteer nu...

6/6/2014 1/26/2017

Daphne Rowena Commons MP (1881 - 1968)

Daphne, the eldest of seven children born to William McKenzie Commons and Catherine Sarah nee Rigby, was born in 1882. Her brother Kenneth Wrigley Commons enlisted as number 12/63 and went away with th...

1/23/2017 1/23/2017

Alma Margaret Mary Denny (1876 - 1968)

Alma Margaret Mary Denny, Sister, Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service (Q.A.I.M.N.S.R.) Served in Salonika 1914-1918 war, awarded the Royal Red Cross in 1918. Residence : 1891 - Th...

1/12/2017 1/13/2017

Clare Hollingworth, OBE MP (1911 - 2017)

Clare Hollingworth, the veteran British war correspondent who broke the news that World War Two had started, has died at the age of 105. Her first husband was Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother 's fou...

1/10/2017 1/10/2017

The Hon. Margaret Bigge (1885 - 1977)

1/22/2015 1/10/2017

Claire Everett, (twin) (1893 - 1977)

One of six siblings (three brothers and three sisters) who served in WW1. Twins Claire and Dorothy, who qualified together at Christchurch in June 1916, both went off to England with the 42nd Reinfor...

3/16/2015 1/7/2017

Dorothy Everett, (twin) (1893 - 1964)

One of six siblings (three brothers and three sisters) who served in WW1. Twins Claire and Dorothy, who qualified together at Christchurch in June 1916, both went off to England with the 42nd Reinfor...

3/16/2015 1/7/2017

Evelyn (Eva) Gertrude Brooke (13 September 1879 – 11 February 1962) was a New Zealand civilian and military nurse. She served during World War I and was the only New Zealand nurse to receive bot...

1/4/2013 1/4/2017

Cazenove Lamar Miller (1892 - 1992)

12/4/2016 12/4/2016

Mary Ellen Bogardus (1889 - 1977)

Mary Ellen Dickinson served in France and Belgium during World War I as a Red Cross nurse.

11/9/2016 11/9/2016

Education: University of California, Santa Barbara. ΚΑΘ Class of 1932 She was an ambulance driver in London during the Blitz (WW II). Her husband was an officer in the Royal Navy. ...

8/19/2014 11/5/2016