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Biographical entry Bechervaise, Shirley

ARRC

Occupation
Nurse

Summary

Shirley Bechervaise trained as a nurse at the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne. She was an Australian Army Nursing Sister during the second World War and was serving with Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service in France at the time of the Evacuation from Dunkirk.

Details

Events

1 July 1941
Award - Royal Red Cross (2nd Class) received

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Alexander, John A. (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 1944, vol. 12, The Herald and Weekly Times Ltd, Melbourne, 1944, 906 pp. Details

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