Matron Irene Adele Cains

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Deputy Director of Medical Services, London
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
December 20, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
30
Enlisted at:
London, England
Address at Enlistment:
Civilian Occupation:
Nurse
Saw Service in:
Unknown
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Burial:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
July 12, 1885
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Cains, 14 McGregor St., Montreal, Quebec
Place of Birth:
Montreal, Quebec
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
Not Specified
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Church of England
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
Inches
Expansion:
Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference: ^ra1375-55
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Matron
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Deputy Director of Medical Services, London
Awards and Decorations
Royal Red Cross 1st Class
Notes

Toronto Star - October 20th, 1917:

Nurses Win Honor.

London, Oct. 20.---The following Canadian matron nurses are being brought to the notice of the Secretary of War for valuable services:  E. C. Bachelder, M. O. Buller, I. A. Cains, J. Cameron Smith, M. G. Coxall, H. E. Dulmage.
Research Notes