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ID number PR02082
Title Ross-King, Alice, MM (Sister, b.1891 - d. 1968)
Record type Collection
Item count 10
Collection Private Record
Object types
  • Diary
  • Documents
  • Typescript
  • Certificate
  • Letters
Makers
  • Australian Red Cross Society (Maker)
  • Various (Maker)
Place made Egypt
Date made 1915-1949
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm; 3 custom boxes; 1 oversize flat
Note Open

Description

Papers 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.

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  • Ross-King, Alice, MM (Sister, b.1891 - d. 1968)
  • Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1915 RCDIG0000973 - (1)

    Diary relating to the First World War service of Sister Alice Ross-King, Australian Army Nursing Service. The diary, kept between 17 January 1915 and 19 December 1915, details Ross-King's service with the Australian Army Nursing Service (1 ...

  • Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1916 RCDIG0000974 - (2)

    Diary relating to the First World War service of Sister Alice Ross-King, Australian Army Nursing Service. The diary, kept between 1 January 1916 and 11 November 1916, details Ross-King's service with the Australian Army Nursing Service (1 ...

  • Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1917-1919 RCDIG0000975 - (3)

    Diary relating to the First World War service of Sister Alice Ross-King. The diary, kept between 21 January 1917 and February 1919, details Ross-King's service with the Australian Army Nursing Service in France from 1917 to 1919. The entries in ...

  • Transcript of diaries of Alice Ross-King, 1915-1919 RCDIG0000976 - (4)

    Transcript of diaries relating to the First World War service of Sister Alice Ross-King, Australian Army Nursing Service. The transcript contains all of Sister Ross-King's diaries covering her wartime experiences and dating between 17 January 1915...

  • Letters to Alice Ross-King, 1917-1949 RCDIG0000861 - (5)

    Letters relating to the First World War and Second World War service of Sister Alice Ross-King, 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station. Included in this file are letters congratulating Ross-King on her award of the Military Medal and the Royal ...

  • Diplome de la medaille Florence Nightingale of Alice Ross-King, 1949 RCDIG0000972 - (6)

    Diploma relating to the First World War and Second World War service of Sister Alice Ross-King, Australian Army Nursing Service. Included in this file is a diploma of the Florence Nightingale Medal, awarded to Ross-King by the International ...