CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Viola Gertrude Beers

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
No. 2 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 No. 2 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