Jean Bisland CURRIE

CURRIE, Jean Bisland

Service Number: Staff Nurse
Enlisted: 27 November 1916
Last Rank: Staff Nurse
Last Unit: Australian Army Nursing Service (WW1)
Born: Joyce's Creek, Vic., 1883
Home Town: St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Nurse
Died: Perth, WA, 6 May 1954, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Karrakatta Cemetery & Crematorium, Perth, W.A.
Crematorium Rose Gardens 3E 0017
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World War 1 Service

27 Nov 1916: Enlisted Australian Army Nursing Service (WW1), Staff Nurse, SN Staff Nurse, Australian Army Nursing Service (WW1)
6 Dec 1916: Involvement Australian Army Nursing Service (WW1)
6 Dec 1916: Embarked Australian Army Nursing Service (WW1), HMAT Orsova, Melbourne

Caulfield Nurse Retires

CAULFIELD NURSE RETIRES
After being at Caulfield Military Hospital since May, 1919, Sister Jean Currie has now reached retiring age, and will leave the hospital. Yesterday patients presented her with an easy chair and a vase, and the doctors gave her a silver tea service. The presentations were made at an informal sherry party. Sister Currie was an Army nurse in the last war, and served in France and Italy.

The Argus Friday 11 December 1942 page 6

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Daughter of Thomas Russell CURRIE and Marjorie nee KAY

CAULFIELD NURSE RETIRES
After being at Caulfield Military Hospital since May, 1919, Sister Jean Currie has now reached retiring age, and will leave the hospital. Yesterday patients presented her with an easy chair and a vase, and the doctors gave her a silver tea service. The presentations were made at an informal sherry party. Sister Currie was an Army nurse in the last war, and served in France and Italy.

The Argus Friday 11 December 1942 page 6

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