Monday 4 July 2011 by Penny Hyde. 3 comments.
News, Nurses: from Zululand to Afghanistan

While searching through the Memorial’s Research Centre collection looking for stories relating to the upcoming exhibition on nurses I came across the collection of Sister Beryl Maddock (nee Chandler), containing a typed memoir, newspaper clippings, letters and a scattering of photographs. Beryl’s story stood out to me as she was one of a small number of nurses selected to join the RAAF's newly formed Medical Air Evacuation Transport Unit in 1944.

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Monday 4 July 2011 by Carlie Walker. No comments.
1941, Tobruk, Tobruk diaries VC, Second World War, Tobruk, Edmondson

Bryant’s Diary:  Friday 4th, Saturday 5th July 1941

Just the usual hospital routine, a pretty rapid improvement as a result.

Cosgriff’s Diary:  Friday 4th July 1941

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