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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 Gertrude Brooke MP (1879 - 1962)

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

Annie Fitts Drennen (1882 - 1962)

"Aunt Annie"

Aunt Annie was the family artist. I have a portrait of me at 2yrs that she did. She last lived in a hotel on 55th St in NYC right across the street from St. Thomas Episcopal Church. She would let me us...

8/18/2014 11/5/2016

Lena Ozella Towns (1885 - 1964)

* Served as a nurse in France (Emory Unit) World War I. Emory Unit Base Hospital 43.

9/28/2016 11/5/2016

Emilu Bailes (Fox) (1893 - 1979)

* * * Served in France in the AEF as a nurse in WWI. Emory Unit Base Hospital 43. Married G. L. Bailes, Sr June 30, 1918. * II * * * These are the last four volumes of the Atwater Family Genealogy. Emi...

4/8/2007 11/5/2016

Suffered from PTSD and depression after the war. Niece reports that she took her own life. Details of service and grave here: (Gives mother's name as Ethel M.E. Horrocks of Darlinghurst.) On the ro...

3/30/2016 11/3/2016

Anne Hombach (1918 - 2008)

Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Oct 23 2016, 20:01:27 UTC

10/23/2016 10/23/2016

SHELLABARGER, M. Elizabeth (Miss) born in Moffat, Colorado, 1879, daughter of Adam and Abigail Wales Shellabarger (Colorado pioneers). Graduate nurse. B. S. Columbia University, 1929. At present making...

10/22/2016 10/22/2016

Bridget Helen "Biddy" Monckton, 11th Lady Ruthven of Freeland CBE (27 July 1896–17 April 1982), also known as The Countess of Carlisle between 1918 and 1947, as Lady Monckton between 1947 and 19...

8/27/2009 10/19/2016

Florence Greenberg MP (1882 - 1980)

The Unbroken Chain (1990) - Neil Rosenstein Page 64, G16.3 Nursing sister throughout WWI in Gallipoli, Egypt and Palestine. Compiled the Jewish Chronicle Cookery Book (1934) Broadcast recipes d...

2/12/2012 10/18/2016

Miss Marjorie Hamilton DALRYMPLE Marjorie Hamilton 3 Egerton Mansions, South Kensington, S.W. Age 29. Service from - 21/06/1916 Nurse Date of engagement - 21/06/1916 Date of Termination...

10/17/2016 10/17/2016

Muriel Perry (deceased)

See Joe Randolph Ackerley In October 1929 his father Roger Ackerley died of tertiary syphilis. Shortly afterward, Ackerley found a sealed note from his father addressed to him, which concluded: ...

10/13/2016 10/14/2016

Sylvia Mabyl Weigall Sylvia Mabyl Weigall was born on the 12th August, 1876 at the Sydney Grammar School where her father Albert Bythesea Weigall was headmaster for 45 years. Sylvia's mother was Ada ...

3/10/2013 10/5/2016

(Obituary from the Morristown, N.J. "Jerseyman"-January 14, 1921, p. 1) MRS. PATTERSON IS CALLED BY DEATH Wife of Editor of Jerseyman Dies in Memorial Hospital Mrs. Susan Ryerson Patterson, daugh...

3/5/2012 9/29/2016

Emily Maria Ryerson MP (1863 - 1939)

MRS. E. B. SHERFESEE, ONCE HOOVER AIDE Saturday 30 December 1939 New York Times Head of the American Fund for French Wounded Won Croix de Guerre ---Titanic Survivor --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIME...

3/4/2012 9/29/2016

Gertrude Carolyn Payne (1896 - 1975)

Nurse Army Nurse Corps World War I

9/24/2016 9/24/2016

Phyllis Katheren Archdale (1887 - 1979)


Phyllis Katheren Wake Born on 20 February 1887 at London, Daughter of Sir Hereward Wake, 12th Bt. and Catherine St. Aubyn. Married Richard Montgomery Archdale, son of George Montgomery Archdale...

3/17/2009 9/10/2016

Louisa Mary Bowden-Smith (1873 - 1949)

Miss Louisa Mary Bowden Smith British Red Cross Miss Louisa Mary Bowden Smith Forename: Louisa Mary Surname: Bowden Smith Address: Cedarcote, Petersfield County: Hants Age when engaged: N...

7/3/2016 7/11/2016

Marguerite Rooney MP (c.1920 - 2004)

Birth: Apr. 3, 1920 Albany Albany County New York, USA Death: Apr. 27, 2004 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA Marguerite Howard Rooney, wife of CBS News "Sixty Minutes" commentat...

11/5/2011 6/27/2016

Violetta Carroll Marbury (1885 - 1947)

Red Cross nurse with the AEF in France WWI (1914-1918). Buried in Arlington National Cemetery; Plot; Sect 8 Site;6451 * Violetta C. Mercer served as a Red Cross nurse with the A.E.F. in France during...

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Emma Cordelia Brewster (1838 - 1863)

Emma Cordelia Brewster attended Wesleyan Seminary in Cincinnati and in 1863, during the Civil War, "died of a fever, contracted while serving as volunteer nurse for the soldiers at Camp Dennison, Ohio."

6/3/2016 6/3/2016

Adeline Susannah Hall (1844 - 1912)

Mother of Sharlot Hall, John and Edward (Ted) Hall. Nurse durng the Civil War, Wife of James Knox Polk Hall. More in Sharlot Hall Museum Archives and Library.

5/18/2016 5/18/2016

Evelina Haverfield (1867 - 1920)

Evelina Haverfield (9 August 1867 – 21 March 1920) British suffragette and aid worker. In the early part of the 20th century, she was involved in Emmeline Pankhurst's militant women's suffrage...

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

Lilian Decima Guggisberg (1871 - 1964)

"Decima Moore", "Lady Decima Guggisberg C.B.E."

Lady Decima Guggisberg, C.B.E. (born Lilian Decima Moore) was an English singer and actress, known for her performances in soprano roles with the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company and in musical comedies. She...

5/4/2010 5/15/2016

Elsie Maud Inglis (1864 - 1917)

Elsie Inglis Education She was born in the hill station town of Naini Tal, India, to John Forbes David Inglis who worked in the Indian civil service as Chief Commissioner of Oudh. She had the good ...

7/21/2015 5/15/2016

Mrs Mabel St Clair Stobart , founder of the Women's Sick and Wounded Convoy Corps (1912) and the Women's National Service League (1914) was a supporter of women's suffrage before the First World War. W...

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

Dorothie Mary Evelyn Arden MP (deceased)

"Lady Dorothy Feilding"

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...

12/16/2014 5/15/2016

Pauline Payne Paget (1874 - 1916)

Daughters of Almeric Hugh Paget and Pauline Payne Whitney Olive Cecilia Paget 1899 Dorothy Wyndham Paget 1905 Links Wikipedia

8/14/2008 5/15/2016

Flora Sandes MP (1876 - 1956)

Flora Sandes (22 January 1876 – 24 November 1956) British woman who served as an officer of the Royal Serbian Army in World War I. She was the only British woman officially to serve as a sol...

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

Lillian Ridgely (1908 - 1996)

Lillian Ketcham Ridgely (1908-1996) was licensed as a Registered Nurse in New York and pursuing a Master’s degree in Nursing when she met her future husband, John Ridgely, III. They were married...

5/30/2012 5/12/2016

Lucy Noël Martha Leslie, Countess of Rothes (25 December 1878 – 12 September 1956) was the wife of the 19th Earl of Rothes, whom she married on 19 April 1900. Notably assisted the Red C...

1/30/2012 5/12/2016

Mairi Lambert Chisholm (1896 - 1981)

Mairi Lambert Gooden-Chisholm of Chisholm, MM, OStJ (26 February 1896 – 22 August 1981), known as Mairi Chisholm, was a Scottish nurse and ambulance driver in the First World War. She, together ...

5/2/2016 5/2/2016

Lady Muriel Evelyn Vernon Paget , CBE, DStJ (19 August 1876 – 16 June 1938) was a British philanthropist and a humanitarian relief worker, initially based in London, and later in Eastern and Cen...

12/31/2009 5/1/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Louise Paget ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Lady Paget - reference card No.50 " Paget, Dame (Louise Margaret) Leila Wemyss (1881-1958), hospital administrator, was...

9/5/2014 5/1/2016

Lucile Petry Leone (1902 - 1999)

Lucile Petry Leone (January 23, 1902 – November 25, 1999) was an American nurse who was the founding director of the Cadet Nurse Corps in 1943. Because the Nurse Corps met its recruiting quota...

4/27/2016 4/27/2016

Elizabeth Fulton Hester (1839 - 1929)

A Indian missionary worker in Oklahoma, she was the first female to be inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. The first citizen of Muskogee in benevolence will have a birthday the sixth of next J...

3/5/2016 3/5/2016

Odette Sansom Hallowes GC, MBE, Chevalier de la légion d'honneur (28 April 1912—13 March 1995) was an Allied intelligence agent in the Second World War. Early years She was born Ode...

6/21/2009 2/13/2016

Ethel Zimmer (1923 - 2016)

Ethel Ford Zimmer served as a 1st Lieutenant in the US Army Nursing Corp. during WW II.

2/11/2016 2/11/2016

Elida Barker Fowle (1842 - 1919)

"Eliza", ""The Songbird of the North""

Civil War volunteer and adoptive mother of two emancipated slave children In 1861, then seventeen-year-old Elida tried to become a nurse so that she might serve the Union cause during the Civil War. ...

2/10/2016 2/10/2016

Phyllis Barrow (c.1920 - 2009)

Athens - Phyllis Jenkins Barrow, 89, died peacefully in her home on November 30, 2009, after a lengthy illness. The embodiment of the true Southern lady, Phyllis Barrow's life was anything but typical....

1/30/2016 1/30/2016

Door de Graaf MP (1920 - 2011)

Daily Telegraph obituary, March 3 2011 Door de Graaf Door de Graaf, who has died in Holland aged 90, helped run the Dutch section of SOE during the Second World War and married two of its most cele...

3/2/2011 1/7/2016

Nesta Lindsay received the MBE in 1943 for her work as commander of the Auxiliary Fire Service in London’s East End during the Blitz in the Second World War. Nesta Jessie Lindsay Born on 2...

1/6/2016 1/7/2016

Lucy Martha Tremlett (1873 - 1956)

On 21 November 1914 Lucy Martha TREMLETT enlisted in the 2nd Australian General Hospital, Nursing Staff, Australian Imperial Force, with the rank of Sister. She returned to Australia on 9 September 191...

10/1/2014 1/3/2016

Gale S. Pollock is a retired United States Army major general who served as the Deputy Surgeon General of the United States Army from October 2006 to March 2007, and also as chief of the Army Nurse C...

12/31/2015 12/31/2015

Mary Jane Blake (1834 - 1891)


Mary Jane Safford-Blake (December 31, 1834 – December 8, 1891) was a school teacher, a prominent nurse in the Union army and worked closely with Mary Ann Bickerdyke treating the sick and injured...

12/31/2015 12/31/2015

Constance Hilda Howland (1901 - 1921)


Constance Hilda Howland (Babs) was the second daughter of Elizabeth and James Neaves Howland who lived at Emerson House, Buckden Road, Brampton, Huntingdonshire. Her father was on the Parish Council, a...

12/23/2015 12/29/2015

Constance Hilda Howland (Babs) was the second daughter of Elizabeth and James Neaves Howland who lived at Emerson House, Buckden Road, Brampton, Huntingdonshire. Her father was on the Parish Council, a...

12/23/2015 12/29/2015

Mary Borden (1886 - 1968)


Mary Borden (1886–1968) was an early 20th-century, Anglo-American novelist. Life Mary Borden - known as May by her friends and family - was born into a wealthy Chicago family. She attended...

2/1/2013 12/16/2015

Dry vital statistics, however, did turn up. Eliza Ann was the oldest child of William "Old Man" Gabbert, leader of his own Bushwhacker band in Dover Township, and his wife, the former Rebecca Wade. S...

10/27/2015 10/27/2015

Achsa Adelaide Vosburgh (1896 - 1969)

Served as an Army Nurse in WWI. See "Trinity County Beginnings," Trinity County Book Committee, 1986, p 225. Correspondent: Donia Young Brewer.

10/2/2015 10/2/2015

Harriet Tubman MP (c.1822 - 1913)

"Minty", "Moses", "slave of Edward Brodas"

BIRTH DATE : c.1820. Because she was a slave, and owners did not record their slaves' birthdates, the exact date of Harriet's birth is unknown -- different accounts list 1820 or 1821. BIRTH PLACE : (...

5/13/2012 9/17/2015

Ellen Church (September 22, 1904 – August 22, 1965) was the first female flight attendant She worked as a stew for 18 months before being grounded as a result of injuries sustained in an a...

9/17/2015 9/17/2015

Eleanor Jane Rogers (1919 - 2015)

Eleanor was a 1940 graduate of the Mansfield General Hospital School of Nursing. In May 26, 1942 she enlisted in the United States Navy Nurses Corps in Chicago, Ill., and rose to the rank of Ensign dur...

6/15/2008 8/18/2015

Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Rebel Spy MP (1817 - 1864)

"Rose O'Neale", "Rose Greenhow"

Rose O'Neal Greenhow (1817–October 1, 1864) was a renowned Confederate spy. As a leader in Washington, D.C. society during the period prior to the American Civil War, she traveled in important p...

2/28/2009 8/6/2015

Loduska J. Wirick (1856 - 1914)

"The Nightingale Of The Orient Wirick"

Christian missionary. She is best remembered for providing care to Japanese wounded during the Russo-Japanese War, thereby earning the nickname "The Nightingale of the Orient." (bio by: [fg.cgi?page=mr...

7/24/2015 7/24/2015

Josephine Fuskerud (1884 - 1973)

Daughter of Ole J and Joren Fuskerud. Baptized 2 Apr 1885 and confirmed 9 July 1899, both in Prairie Queen Lutheran Church.She took nurses training at St Paul, Mn and Watertown, SD and served as a nurs...

7/17/2015 7/17/2015

Pauline Marie Briggs (1914 - 1996)

Updated 8/5/2016: I have some internet information on Pauline B.Briggs. , Pauline Marie, died Friday, December 13, 1996 at the age of 82. She is survived by her brother, Martin Bartels of Illinois; her...

9/12/2014 7/9/2015

Eleanor R. Jenks (1922 - 2015)

Eleanor R. Knox Jenks U.S. Veteran (army nurse) April 20, 1922 - March 23, 2015 Eleanor R. Knox Jenks passed away on March 23, 2015. She was born on April 20, 1922 on the family farm homestead in Sever...

6/7/2015 6/20/2015

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via sister Margaret Savage Alcock by SmartCopy : Jun 20 2015, 9:15:50 UTC

6/20/2015 6/20/2015

Dr. Margaret Savage Alcock (1922 - 1961)

"Cavendish", "Parshall"

Margaret Savage Alcock Born on 3 March 1922. Daughter of Captain Philip Clayton Alcock and Kathleen Robinson. Married Charles Francis Alwyn Compton Cavendish, son of Major Alwyn Lionel Compton ...

6/20/2015 6/20/2015

Emily Blackwell (1826 - 1910)

Emily Blackwell (October 8, 1826 – September 7, 1910) was the second woman to earn a medical degree at what is now Case Western Reserve University, and the third openly identified woman to ear...

2/24/2012 6/19/2015

Frieda Thiersch MP (1889 - 1947)

wichtige deutsche Buchkünstlerin unter ihrem Mädchennamen: Frieda Thiersch

12/4/2013 6/15/2015

Jane Senior (1828 - 1877)

"Jane Nassau Senior"

Jane Nassau Senior (1828–1877) was Britain's first female civil servant, and co-founder of the Metropolitan Association for Befriending Young Servants (MABYS). Senior was born Jane Elizabeth...

2/26/2014 6/13/2015

Mildred Barnes Bliss (1879 - 1969)

Mildred Barnes Bliss (September 9, 1879 – January 17, 1969) was an American art collector, philanthropist, and one of the co-founders of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection in W...

6/6/2015 6/7/2015

Kathryn "Katie" May Fogle MP (1882 - 1962)

Inscription: United States Army Nurse Corps

6/5/2015 6/6/2015

Lt. Clara Mabel Lawson (1890 - 1955)

US Army Nurse Daughter of Thomas Young Compton and Martha Ada Cooper Compton Spouse of Edward Lawson, also buried at Arlington

1/12/2008 5/18/2015

Enid Yandell (1869 - 1934)

Enid Yandell (October 6, 1870 – June 13, 1934) was an American sculptor who studied with Auguste Rodin and Frederick William MacMonnies. Yandell was a prolific sculptor creating numerous p...

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Helen Douglas Mankin (1896 - 1956)

Helen Douglas Mankin (September 11, 1896 – July 25, 1956) was an American politician; she was the second woman to represent Georgia in the United States House of Representatives. Mankin was ...

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Juliet Ann Opie Hopkins ("the Florence Nightingale of the South") (1818–1890) was born on a plantation in Jefferson County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. After marriage to Arthur F. Hop...

3/31/2015 3/31/2015

Augusta Evans Wilson (1835 - 1909)

Augusta Jane Wilson, or Augusta Evans Wilson, (May 8, 1835 – May 9, 1909) was an American Southern author and one of the pillars of Southern literature. She wrote nine novels: Inez (1850), B...

3/30/2015 3/30/2015

Elizabeth Clark McLaughlin MP (1759 - 1823)

"Betty Zane", "Betty Clark", "Betty McLaughlin", "Betty"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor #: A130537 16. ELIZABETH "BETTY"6 ZANE (WILLIAM ANDREW5, NATHANIEL4, ROBERT3, ROBERT SR.2, SIMON1) was born 19 July 1759 in Moorefiel...

3/6/2008 3/24/2015

Hermione Ruth Herrick (1889 - 1983)

Hermione Ruth Herrick, CBE (19 January 1889–21 January 1983) was a New Zealand Girl Guide leader and women's naval administrator. She was born in Ruataniwha, Central Hawke's Bay District, New Ze...

6/11/2013 3/19/2015

Fairfield Iowa’s most famous and well-loved Civil War hero was actually not a hero at all, but a heroine: Major Mehitable Ellis Woods, better known to generations of Fairfielders as ...

3/19/2015 3/19/2015

Aline Riro Spackman (1916 - 2009)

Served in WWII with the New Zealand Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps.

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

Sister Lily Catherine Miriam Cole Born in 1884 at Roorkee, West Bengal Died 1929. Sister Cole trained at Saints Training College, Naina Tal, India and St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London...

3/7/2015 3/7/2015

Violetta Thurstan (1879 - 1978)

"Anna Violetta Thurstan"

Nursing and World War One "Nurse training at the London Hospital, Whitechapel, under the guidance of the exceptional matron, Eva Luckes, prepared her for a string of hospital appointments from 1905 u...

3/4/2015 3/4/2015

Dr. Louisa Garrett Anderson, CBE (28 July 1873 – 15 November 1943) was a medical pioneer, a member of the Women's Social and Political Union, a suffragette, and social reformer. She was the da...

1/21/2013 3/4/2015

Ida Grace Willis, OBE, RRC MP (1881 - 1968)

Civilian and military nurse, hospital inspector, matron, army nursing administrator MEDALS AND AWARDS Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) OBE 1944 Associate Royal ...

5/20/2013 2/22/2015

Served as a nurse in WW1.

12/2/2014 2/22/2015

Ruth Hannah Dickson (1890 - 1944)

Rank: Sister Service No: 223772 Date of Death: 24/12/1944 Age: 54 Regiment/Service: Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Grave Reference: 5. H. 7. Cemetery: JAKARTA WAR CEMET...

8/23/2014 2/22/2015

Marini and her identical twin sister Muriel studied music at the University of Auckland before training at Auckland Hospital to become registered nurses in 1928. During the Second World War they joined...

2/22/2015 2/22/2015

Muriel and her identical twin sister Marini first studied music at the University of Auckland before training at Auckland Hospital to become registered nurses in 1928. During the Second World War they ...

2/22/2015 2/22/2015

Olivia Melian Robertson (1917 - 2013)

Olivia Melian Durdin-Robertson, known as Olivia Robertson (13 April 1917 – 14 November 2013) was an author, artist, co-founder and high priestess of the Fellowship of Isis, an international spir...

11/21/2013 2/2/2015

Naomi Margaret Mitchison (1897 - 1999)

Naomi Haldane, the daughter of a physiologist, John Scott Haldane, and the sister of John Haldane , was born in Edinburgh on 1st November, 1897. Her mother, Kathleen (Trotter) Haldane, was a suffragi...

4/21/2008 2/2/2015

Violet Constance Jessop MP (1887 - 1971)

Violet Jessop Miss Violet Constance Jessop, 24, of 71 Shirley Road, Bedford Park, London was born in the pampas near Bahia Blanca, Argentina, the first child of Irish emigrants William and Katherine ...

3/6/2012 2/2/2015

Hattie Jacques (1922 - 1980)

MISS HATTIE JACQUES Comic personality of stage, films and television Miss Hattie Jacques, the well-known comic actress, died yesterday at the age of 56. No one could have spoken more truthfully tha...

11/16/2011 2/2/2015

Amelia Earhart MP (1897 - c.1937)

From Wikipedia : Amelia Earhart was a noted aviation pioneer. Hilary Swank portrays her in the movie Amelia released October 23, 2009. Amelia Mary Earhart (pronounced /ˈɛərh&#x...

7/8/2007 2/2/2015

E. M. Delafield MP (1890 - 1943)

"E. M. Delafield"

Edmée Elizabeth Monica Dashwood, née de la Pasture (9 June 1890 – 2 December 1943), commonly known as E. M. Delafield, was a prolific English author. She is best known for her la...

1/3/2013 2/2/2015

Agatha Christie MP (1890 - 1976)

"Mary Westmacott"

Dame Agatha Christie (born Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller) was the best selling mystery author of all time and the only writer to have created two major detectives, Poirot and Marple, as well as having wr...

8/23/2007 2/2/2015

Vera Mary Catlin MP (1893 - 1970)

Vera Mary Brittain (29 December 1893 – 29 March 1970) was a British writer, feminist and pacifist, best remembered as the author of the best-selling 1933 memoir Testament of Youth, recounting ...

1/30/2011 2/2/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Katharine Furse ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. (subscription needed) First Name: K, Mrs Surname: Furse Gallantry Awards: Royal Red Cross Gazette Info: ...

10/3/2014 2/2/2015

Enid Bagnold was a British author and playwright, best known for the 1935 story National Velvet which was made into a film in 1944 starring Elizabeth Taylor. Enid Algerine Bagnold, Lady Jones, CBE (2...

9/11/2010 2/2/2015

Sarah Elizabeth Herndon (1871 - 1957)

Sarah Elisabeth Chapline Herndon was the only volunteer Red Cross nurse from Arkansas to serve in the Spanish-American War. Elisabeth Chapline was born on April 4, 1871, near Sweet Home (Pulaski Co...

1/13/2015 1/13/2015