CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Viola Gertrude Beers

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
2nd Canadian General Hospital
Company:
Place of Birth:
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Frederick D. P. Beers, 106 FitzRoy St., Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
May 10, 1883
Trade or Calling:
Nursing Sister
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
London, England
Date of Enlistment:
October 18, 1915
Age at enlistment:
32
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
34 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
1 1/2 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:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 589-22
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps 2nd Canadian General Hospital
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps

Previously served three months at the Harvard American Unit, France.

Attestation approved by ? Macdonald, Matron-in-chief, for D.M.S., Canadian Contingents.

An image of Nursing Sister Viola Beers is available in an photo album compiled by NS Alice Isaacson at No. 2 Canadian General Hospital, Le Treport, France.  The entire album has been posted online for viewing by Library and Archives Canada.

Image of NS Viola Beers