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Unsung heros - World War 1 nurses

On Remembrance Sunday it seems fitting to post an image of some of the unsung heros (heroines) of conflict.

 

I believe taken in northern France, probably c. 1916, this image is from Nurse Ripley's album - www.flickr.com/photos/whatsthatpicture/sets/7215762769463...

 

There's a nice piece about WW1 nurses, and the newly available online records, on the Ancestry blog - blogs.ancestry.com/uk/2011/11/13/nurses-and-the-wounded-i...

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Taken circa 1915