CEF Award Detail

Nursing Sister Beatrice McNair

Military Medal

Regimental Number:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment Date:
May 12, 1917
Date of Birth:
September 9, 1887
Date of Death:
Date of Award:
May 19, 1918

For gallantry during an enemy air raid at Etaples, May 19/20th, 1918. She carried on her duties throughout the night without interruption, and throughout the period of the severe bombardment, which lasted for two hours, Sister McNair showed great solicitude for the patients in her wards, and was wholly unmindful of her personal safety.

Date of Citation:
January 29, 1919
Citation Source:
London Gazette, Canadian Gazette 12 April 1919
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