CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Mary Jane Allwood

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
12th Canadian General Hospital
Company:
Place of Birth:
Reading, Berkshire, England
Country:
Next of Kin:
William & Jane Allwood (parents) 53 South St, Reading Berkshire England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 3, 1876
Trade or Calling:
Nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Not Specified
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
April 7, 1915
Age at enlistment:
39
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
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
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 125-39
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps 12th Canadian General Hospital
Toronto World - Canadian Nurses Receive Decorations , published 25 June 1918, pg. 10.
 
Miss Allwood was on the staff of the Toronto General Hospital when the war broke out.  She went overseas with the University of Toronto Hospital.  She was a graduate of an English institution. 
Awards and Decorations
Royal Red Cross 2nd Class