CEF Soldier Detail

Chief Matron Margaret Clotilde MacDonald

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
1st Canadian General Hospital
Company:
Place of Birth:
Bailey's Brook, Pictou County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs. D.D. MacDonald, mother, of Bailey's Brook, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 26, 1879
Trade or Calling:
Army Nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Quebec City, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 25, 1914
Age at enlistment:
35
Height:
5 Feet 3 Inches
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Great Britain    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Chief Matron Canadian Army Medical Corps 1st Canadian General Hospital

Served as a Nursing Sister in South Africa 1900 to 1901. Member of the Canadian Permanent Army Medical Corps since 1906.

The British Journal of Nursing, published October 24, 1914, page 325:

"The following contingent of nurses have arrived in England from Canada by H.M.T. Franconia for service with the Canadian Expeditionary Force, and are at present the guests of St. Thomas' Hospital."

NURSING SISTERS NO. 1 GENERAL HOSPITAL.

Matron:  Miss Margaret Clotilde MacDonald.

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Awards and Decorations
Royal Red Cross