ID numberPR02082
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleRoss-King, Alice, MM (Sister, b.1887 - d.1968)
Measurement1 wallet: 1 cm; 3 custom boxes; 1 oversize flat
Object type
  • Diary
  • Documents
  • Typescript
  • Certificate
  • Letters
  • Australian Red Cross Society
  • Various
Place madeEgypt
Date made1915-1949
DescriptionPapers of Sister Alice Ross-King who served with the Australian Army Nursing Service during the First World War. The collection consists of her three original diaries, a typed transcript of the diaries, a Florence Nightingale certificate, two Red Cross citations and three copies of letters of congratulations. The diaries cover the years 1915-1919 when she worked in Egypt (1st Australian General Hospital), Rouen (1st Australian General Hospital), St Omer (10th Stationary Hospital) and Armentieres (2nd Casualty Clearing Station). In one entry Alice Ross-King recounts events for which she earned a Military Medal while working at the 2nd Casualty Clearing Station.
PDF 43.52 MB Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1915
PDF 28.81 MB Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1916
PDF 11.04 MB Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1917-1919
PDF 27.97 MB Transcript of diaries of Alice Ross-King, 1915-1919
PDF 1000.81 KB Letters to Alice Ross-King, 1917-1949
PDF 505.56 KB Diplome de la medaille Florence Nightingale of Alice Ross-King, 1949