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ID number P02402.026
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, Hillingdon, Harefield
Date made 9 April 1915


Studio portrait of the matron and four sisters of the Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) stationed at No. 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital (1AAH). Seated (front left) is Matron Ethel Gray. The other nurses are Sisters Laura Cumming Pratt; Emily Mills; Helena Chadwick and Marguerite Mills, exact positions unknown. Absent was Ruby Gourlay Kidd who was ill in hospital. They left Australia aboard the Osterley to prepare for the opening of 1AAH on 4 June 1915. (Original housed in AWM Archive Store)