Ethel May Broughton (Bolton)

Sister AANS. Ethel May BOLTON was born in Gippsland, the daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel William K. Bolton MP, Victoria and Jane (Jean) Morpeth nee Gilles of 52 Webster Street Ballarat. The third of 11 children, aged 29, she had nursed at the Ballarat Hospital for four...

Ethel Rose Douglas

Staff Nurse Ethel Rose DOUGLAS was a 33 year old from Errard Street Ballarat who joined the Australian Army Nursing Service in Egypt on September 20th 1915. She had previously spent three years at the Ballarat Base Hospital and had also nursed in New Zealand. While in...

Effie McLeod

Nurse Effie McLeod was born at Warrnambool but was resident at the Wattle Tea Rooms in Lydiard Street Ballarat when, as a 25 year old, she joined the Australian Army Nursing Service on May 24th 1917. She had previously had four years of nursing experience in Ballarat....

Hazel Williams

Dorothy ‘Hazel’ Williams (Barnett) 1911 – 1994 Hazel Williams was born, married and lived in Ballarat until her death on the 22nd October 1994.  In her lifetime she contributed in many ways to life in Ballarat.  In 1956 she was appointed part-time...

Blodwyn Elizabeth Williams –

Blodwyn Elizabeth Wiliams was born in Ballarat in 1880, the daughter of Elizabeth and Tudor Williams from Dowling Street. She trained as a nurse at the Ballarat Base Hospital and was 33 years of age when she enlisted with the Australian Army Nursing Service in June...