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Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Medal awarded to Dame Ethel Hope Becher

During World War One (1914-1918) around 10,000 regular and reserve nurses from Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service worked in France, Belgium, India, East Africa, Italy, Palestine, Egypt, Mesopotamia, Salonika and Russia. Becher (1869-1948) was Principal Matron at the QAIMNS Head Quarters between 1903 and 1910 and later served as Matron in Chief from 1910 until 1919.

NAM Accession Number

NAM. 1954-09-18-7

Copyright/Ownership

National Army Museum, London

Location

National Army Museum, Study collection

Object URL

https://collection.nam.ac.uk/detail.php?acc=1954-09-18-7

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