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NEW ZEALAND NURSES
WORLD WAR ONE
JULY 1915

From - Evening Post (Wellington) - 6 July 1915 Page 8.

SERVICE ABROAD
New Zealand Nurses
Leaving by Hospital Ship
Names of those selected

Sixty-nine New Zealand nurses for service in the military hospitals in England are leaving on Saturday in the Hospital Ship. This completes the quota of 100 which the Dominion was asked to raise, and of which number 31 left on 21st May for service in Egypt and the Dardenelles.
The full list is as follows:

ABBOTT Fanny Christchurch Private Nursing
ALLEYNE Mabel Adelaide Wanganui College School Nurse
ANSTEY Winifred Christchurch Private Nursing
AUSTEN Edith Auckland Private Nursing
BARNES Ethel Nelson Westport Hospital Staff
BAYLEY Violet R R Auckland Kawakawa Hospital Staff
BESWICK Mary Christchurch St Helen's Hospital Trainee
BROWN Marion Riverton Private Hospital Staff
CAMPBELL A D Christchurch Matron Karitane Hospital
CARTER Kathleen Wellington Wellington Hospital Staff
CLARK Isabel Oamaru Private Nursing
CONDICK Caroline Auckland Private Nursing
CUMMING Kathleen Auckland Private Nursing
DONOGHUE Catherine Wanganui Private Nursing
EDGERLEY Haidee Auckland Auckland Hospital Staff
EDMONDSTONE J M D Wellington Private Nursing
EDWIN Jean Christchurch Private Nursing
ELLIS Mildred Wellington Private Nursing
FOX Catherine Dunedin Private Nursing
GARRARD Gertrude Launceston Matron Townley Hospital
GRANT Nellie Dunedin Private Nursing
HANAN Eileen Auckland Private Nursing
HASTE Maud Christchurch Christchurch Hospital Staff
HAWKEN Ada G Auckland Matron Kawakawa Hospital
HILDYARD Nora Christchurch Christchurch Hospital Staff
HOBBS Mary Wellington Wellington Hospital Staff
HOLMWOOD Aileen Wellington Private Nursing
HOOPER Ethel Nelson Private Nursing
HORTON Decima Blenheim Waipawa Hospital
ISDELL Helene K Kumara Matron Kumara Hospital
JAMES Jessie Wellington Private Nursing
JAMIESON Mabel E Palmerston North Private Nursing
JEFFERY Minnie Dunedin Private Nursing
KEYTE Bessie Auckland Private Nursing
KITCHING Katherine Wellington Private Hospital Staff
KITTELTY Mabel Greymouth Private Nursing
LEVEIN Rachael Wanganui Wanganui Hospital Staff
LONGMAN Annie Louisa Christchurch Private Nursing
LOONEY Mary Southland Matron Gore Hospital
MARTYN Emma Auckland Private Nursing
McCANN Susannah Maryborough Private Nursing
McCOSH-SMITH Victoria Naseby Timaru Hospital Staff
McKAY Annie J Southland Private Nursing
McLEAN Beatrice C Palmerston North Private Nursing
METHERELL Gladys Christchurch Private Nursing
MORRIS Cecilia Dunedin Private Nursing
MUNRO Isabella Christchurch St Helen's Hospital Trainee
MYLES Eva Edinburgh Unoccupied
NEWELL Lyna Auckland Te Kopuru Hospital Staff
NOONAN Kathleen Timaru Private Nursing
O'CALLAGHAN Ellen M West Australia Private Nursing
PATTERSON Agnes Gisborne Private Nursing
PHILPOTTS Alice Wellington Private Nursing
POPPLEWELL Edith Ballarat Private Nursing
PORTEOUS Elizabeth Dannevirke Private Nursing
RATTRAY Lorna Christchurch Christchurch Hospital Staff
RAY Mary Helen Dunedin Dunedin Hospital Staff
REYNOLDS Emily Mill-road Infirmary Private Nursing
RHIND Ruth Riverton Palmerston North Hospital Staff
ROGERS Margaret Christchurch District Nursing
SMITH Flora Hawera Private Nursing
STUBBS Eliza D Christchurch Matron, Government Sanatorium, Hanmer
UTTING Ruth Auckland Private Nursing
WALKER Mary Oamaru Private Nursing
WARNER Phoebe Auckland Private Nursing
WATT Mary Waikato Private Nursing
WELCH Kathleen Wellington Wellington Hospital Staff
WHITTA Ada Masterton Private Nursing
WILLIS Ida Wellington Military Nurse, Samoa
WILSON Elizabeth Timaru St Helen's Hospital Trainee

Hospital Ship Staff
In addition the following have been selected for the staff of the hospital ship:-

BRANDON Louise Sister Wellington
BROOKE Eva Assistant Matron Wellington
BURTON Hilda Nurse Dunedin
DAVIES Margaret Nurse Palmerston North
HAWKINS Clara Nurse Thames
LE GALLAIS Charlotte Nurse Auckland
McCOSH-SMITH Violet Nurse Timaru
McNIE Louie Sister Christchurch
MUIR Jean Nurse Hokitika
MUIR Mary Nurse New Plymouth
TUCKER Margaret Nurse Ashburton

Miss Bicknell was in charge of the arrangements. In addition to the nurses mentioned above fifty left for England on 8th April, and later went to Egypt and the Dardenelles.


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