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
Maker
  • Australian Red Cross Society
  • Various
Place madeEgypt
Date made1915-1949
AccessOpen
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 43.72 MB Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1915 RCDIG0000973 (pages -)
PDF 29 MB Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1916 RCDIG0000974 (pages -)
PDF 11.09 MB Diary of Alice Ross-King, 1917-1919 RCDIG0000975 (pages -)
PDF 28.07 MB Transcript of diaries of Alice Ross-King, 1915-1919 RCDIG0000976 (pages -)
PDF 1009.47 KB Letters to Alice Ross-King, 1917-1949 RCDIG0000861 (pages -)
PDF 506.75 KB Diplome de la medaille Florence Nightingale of Alice Ross-King, 1949 RCDIG0000972 (pages -)