Strom, Christine Erica (Staff Nurse, b.1892 - d.1984 )

Place Europe: Greece, Salonika
Accession Number PR03304
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary, Poem
Maker Strom, Christine Erica
Place made At sea, Egypt, France, Greece, Greece: Salonika, United Kingdom
Date made 1917-1919
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of Staff Nurse Christine Erica Strom, AANS. Collection consists an original handwritten diary kept by Strom, from June 1917 to the beginning of 1919. Written mainly in Salonika, regular entries describe the experience of and conditions under which the nurses served. Also included is a published booklet of poems "We Came in a Freighter", written by Strom.

History / Summary

Collection relating to Sister Christine Erica Strom, Australian Army Nursing Service, First World War. Collection comprises a handwritten diary with entries for 1917-1918 and a published booklet of poems written Strom about her nursing service.