Herring, Enid Jessie (Assistant Controller, AAMWS, b.1912)

Unit Australian Army Medical Women's Service
Places
Accession Number 3DRL/8023
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 9 folders
Object type Manuscript, Papers
Maker Herring, Enid Jessie
Date made 1939-1952
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 422/008/037
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Research material used by Mrs Herring in writing "They Wanted to be Nightingales" a history of the Australian Army Medical Women's Service during the 1939-1945 war (including BCOF). Includes letters from former members of voluntary aid detachments and Australian Army Medical Women's Service, photocopies from journals including "The Women's Weekly", notes, articles, draft chapters (items 2-8). Also draft and typed version of the manuscript (items 1A and 1B). The manuscript was commenced in W2 with additions in 1970's.