Elizabeth NIXON

NIXON, Elizabeth

Service Numbers: Not yet discovered
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Sister
Last Unit: New South Wales Army Nursing Service Reserve
Born: England, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Nurse
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Sister, New South Wales Army Nursing Service Reserve

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Elizabeth Nixon worked in the Children's Hospital, Sydney, before volunteering to join the New South Welsh contingent of nurses sent to South Africa. 

Nurse Nixon, who comes of gallant fighting stock, her father and
grandfather both having been distinguished, officers, are included in the 'plucky' little band of nurses.

Australian Town and Country Journal Saturday 20 January 1900 page 45