CEF Award Detail

Nursing Sister Janet Mary Williamson

Military Medal

Regimental Number:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
No. 2 Canadian General Hospital
Enlistment Date:
January 10, 1917
Date of Birth:
April 3, 1887
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For gallantry and devotion to duty during an enemy air raid. When in charge of a ward badly damaged she displayed exceptional coolness, and, regardless of personal danger, sustained her patients and ensured their evacuation.

Date of Citation:
September 24, 1918
Citation Source:
London Gazette 24 Sept. 1918, Canadian Gazette 9 November 1918 P. 1608
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