CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Mary Elizabeth Blott

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Granville Special Hospital
Company:
Place of Birth:
Dunnville, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs. F. W. Andrew, Summerland, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
July 3, 1883
Trade or Calling:
Professional Nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Not Specified
Place of Enlistment:
London, England
Date of Enlistment:
September 16, 1915
Age at enlistment:
32
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
40 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
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:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 828-5
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Granville Special Hospital
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Buxton Red Cross Special Hospital

CANADIAN RED CROSS SPECIAL HOSPITAL, BUXTON, Derbyshire, England

Nursing Sister Blott may have served at Buxton.  This is not confirmed.

For example, this page for a diary entry dated September 14th, 1916 reports "N.S.  Blott, M. is taken on the strength from the C.A.M.C. Training School. "

Another entry in the November 1916 war diary:  "Nov. 17th.  Nursing Sisters Blott, Patterson, and Tanner are transferred to Yarrow House Hospital, Ramsgate."

It is worthwhile to check all the diary pages for the Canadian Red Cross Special Hospital, Buxton, to look for further information about Nursing Sister Blott's career at this hospital.  The diary pages may be accessed at the following links:


War diaries - Canadian Red Cross Special Hospital, Buxton

War diaries - Canadian Red Cross Special Hospital, Buxton, 1917-1919

Awards and Decorations
Royal Red Cross 2nd Class