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Australian War Heroes Vivian Bullwinkel Army Nurse Famous

Australian War Heroes Vivian Bullwinkel Army Nurse Famous


Lieutenant Colonel Vivian Bullwinkel. image: P03960.001 ...

Australian nurses were brutally raped by Japanese soldiers during World War II before they were marched

Introduce your students to Vivian Bullwinkel who was an Australian Army Nurse in World War 2

Studio portrait of Staff Nurse Vivian Bullwinkel, Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS),

"A Woman's War" - biography of Wilma Oram Young under the project banner "Their Service Our Heritage"

Fifty Australians - Sister Vivian Bullwinkel. Australian army nursing ...

Australian People, Bangka Island, Person Of Interest, Ww2, Death

Australia's most distinguished war nurse Vivian Statham remembered at Australian War Memorial

Captain Vivian Bullwinkel (left) and Lieutenant Agnes Betty Jeffrey (right) at a ceremony commemorating fallen servicemen and women of the Second World War.

Vivian Bullwinkel after the Banka Island massacre.


... Australian War Heroes - Vivian Bullwinkel Army Nurse

Vivian Bullwinkel came from Kapunda, SA, then Broken Hill, NSW. In February 1942, when the fall of Singapore was imminent, sixty five Australian army nurses ...

Sole survivor of World War II massacre on Banka Island | Daily Mail Online

Introduce your students to Vivian Bullwinkel who was an Australian Army Nurse in World War 2

Medals and uniform of Lieutenant-Colonel Vivian Bullwinkel


Sisters Carrie Ashton, 2/13th Australian General Hospital (AGH), and Mavis Hannah, 2/4th Casualty Clearing Station (CCS), arrive to a homecoming celebration ...

After a bullet from a Japanese machine gun tore through her body, Australian nurse Vivian

Bullwinkel giving evidence at the war crimes trials in Japan. Source: news.com

Vivian Bullwinkel at the Australian General Hospital.

Vivian Bullwinkel, World War II army nursing sister

Sister Bullwinkel (second left), who was part of the 2/13th Australian

Vivian Bullwinkel (front) at the party held for the closing of the Fairfield Hospital

NurseClick March 2017. NurseClick is the Australian College of Nursing's ...

Vida Goldstein

Photo credit: Australian War Memorial

World War II Recruiting poster for the United States Army Nurse Corps (founded 1901)

Vivian Bullwinkel was the sole survivor when the Japanese massacred 21 army nurses on Bangka Island, now part of Indonesia. She was taken POW and survived ...

Three nurses of the 2/4th Casualty Clearing Station evacuated on the Vyner Brooke. Only Sister Mavis Hannah (centre) survived the war as a prisoner of war ...

Hard on the heels of my reading of an Occupation novel and a collection of refugee stories, comes this compelling history of the Australian nurses whose ...

Vivian Bullwinkel's badges The rank badges date from when she was a lieutenant colonel in the Royal Australian Army Nursing Corps.

a crowd of people standing around a cenotaph watching a woman wearing her medals on the. Miss Evelyn A. Conyers, Australian Army Nursing ...

Tassie heroes Edward 'Teddy' Sheean and Cam Baird are the embodiment of the Anzac spirit


Australian War Heroes - Vivian Bullwinkel Army Nurse | Famous Australians - Teaching Resources for Upper Primary | Teaching history, Teaching resources, ...

Women Heroes of World War II—the Pacific Theater

WAR'S END: Prisoner-of-war nurses who survived, (inset) Sister


Australian women and war by Oppenheimer, Melanie.

Vivian retired from the army in 1947 and became Director of Nursing at the Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital. Also in 1947 she gave evidence of the ...

On Radji Beach The Story of the Australian Nurses POW

Promoted to Corporal, John was dispatched to Palestine and later Libya. His battalion as part of the 9th Division, AIF, came under siege from the German ...

Anzac honours: DNA matches confirm Diggers' identities from Western Front battlefield in 1917 | Herald Sun

Muntok Nurses and Internees

An Australian digger wearing a slouch hat and a small toy koala around his neck

State Library Victoria – 8 women from Australia's history you should know

Sister Vivian Bullwinkle pictured in 1941…she survived the Banka Island massacre in 1942 when Japanese troops butchered shipwreck survivors after the fall ...

Vivian Bullwinkel (third from left), matron of Fairfield Hospital, the sole survivor of the Banku Island massacre of Australian nurses in 1942.

Sister E.S.J. Stewart

Photo credit: National Purple Heart Hall of Honor. World War I nurses ...

Shortly before her death aged 84 in July 2000, Sister Bullwinkel revealed to a journalist

Colonel Coralie Gerrard, Royal Australian Army Nursing Corps (right) escorts Vivian Statham (

Lionel Matthews - Lt Matthews, 14 January 1941

Heroic Australian Women in War

A imagem pode conter: 1 pessoa, sorrindo, em pé e atividades ao ar. Australia's Federation Guard. Organização governamental

Fifty Australians - Sister Vivian Bullwinkel. Australian army nursing ...

Dr Phoebe Chapple won the Military Medal for her work in World War I.

Australian Women in War By Susanna de Vries

Once it was discovered that the island was held by the Japanese, an officer of the Vyner Brooke went to surrender the group to the authorities in Muntok.



Olive Dorothy Paschke


Two surviving nursing sisters in their hospital beds

Tasmanian Governor Kate Warner at Anzac Day Service 2017.

Australian Federation Vocabulary Flip Book

The Brave Aussie Nurses Who Helped Forge A Lasting Heroic Heritage - Go55s

Elaine Balfour-Ogilvy, or Laine as she was known to her friends, was the daughter of the well known Renmark pioneering family. Trained as a nurse at the ...

Vivian with Wilma Oram Young.

The Devastation of Peace: Otilia Noeckel and the Army Nurse Corps after the Great War

Anzac Day is a time for all Australians to come together to commemorate the sacrifices made

"The history detective": Lynette Silver.

The only stipulation the Anzac Centenary Project Committee placed on the mural design was that it had to feature six local people or war service people who ...

#OnThisDay in 1915 Lance Corporal Albert Jacka was relieved after holding a section of trench at Courtney's Post, Gallipoli, alone through the night in the ...

When people think of wartime nurses, names like Florence Nightingale spring to mind. But countless lesser-known nurses also made valuable contributions.

... Australian War Heroes – Nancy Wake – The White Mouse

Oct 2 1917 Sister Mabel Milne, Territorial Force Nursing Service. Died of wounds from enemy aircraft. Picture. Women's Royal Australian Army ...

Faces of Federation Wall Posters

Jean Bickerton – A Cape of Many Colours

Although controversial at times, Lucy Osburn is considered to have played a critical role in establishing modern nursing (in Australia), and is described by ...

Sister A.M. Beard

Irena Sendler: The Nurse Who Declared War on Hitler

Peter Chitty - Image: Peter Chitty

Military historian Lynette Silver's new book, Angels of Mercy, has revealed how Sister Bullwinkel

On Radji Beach The Story of the Australian Nurses POW

Vivian Bullwinkel. On 12 February 1942 the Sarawak royal yacht Vyner Brooke left Singapore just before the city fell to the Imperial Japanese Army.

Hero Nurses: Risking it All for the Duty of Care

Women Heroes of World War I: 16 Remarkable Resisters, Soldiers, Spies, and

The story of Sister Julia Bligh Johnston and her nursing colleagues of the Australian Army Nursing Service during World War One and their service on the ...

An Australian WWI nurse's uniform - A visit to the Australian War Memorial Anzac Soldiers,

Bangka Island massacre

A imagem pode conter: 1 pessoa, em pé, céu e atividades ao ar


Poster for the Womens Land Army, 1943.

ABC Documentary Vivian Bullwinkel An Australian Heroine DVD Trailer