CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Gertrude Sarah Andrews
Died: June 24, 1922

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Dominion Orthopaedic Hospital, London, Ontario
Company:
Place of Birth:
Port Dalhousie. Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
S.D. Andrews (father) Collingwood, Ontario.
Address at Enlistment:
Collingwood, Ontario.
Date of Birth:
August 10, 1874
Trade or Calling:
Graduate Nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
London, England
Date of Enlistment:
December 13, 1917
Age at enlistment:
43
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
June 24, 1922
Age at Death:
47
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 180-3
Research Notes

Died at Toronto, Ontario while on the staff of the Dominion Orthopedic Hospital. Served in France with the A.F.S. and later with the Canadian Army Medical Corps from 1914 until November, 1917 when she was transferred to England. She was repatraited in July 1918. Remains returned to Collingwood, Ontario for interment.

(Announcement of death, Toronto "Globe", 26 June 1922)

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Dominion Orthopaedic Hospital, London, Ontario