Exhibition: The "Nurses General" - Dame Maud McCarthy

This exhibition runs from Wed, 6th Nov 2019 to Fri, 6th Dec 2019. See all dates

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Tue,
19th Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)
Wed,
20th Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)
Thu,
21st Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)
Fri,
22nd Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)
Mon,
25th Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)
Tue,
26th Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)
Wed,
27th Nov 2019  
(9am - 4pm)

Cost: Free of Charge


This is an exhibition of the life and leadership of a great Australian and one of the most remarkable and highly decorated womens’ leaders of the First World War, Dame Maud McCarthy, Matron-in-Chief of the British Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders, 1914-1919.

It brings together the ‘public’ side of Dame Maud McCarthy’s life with newly researched family and archive material from her early life in Sydney, Australia, seen for the first time. The exhibition has been prepared by Juliette Wilson, an experienced film researcher, and a descendant of Maud McCarthy’s, with images from Australia, New Zealand, the Library of Congress, Imperial War Museum and private collections.


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.


Location

Oxford House,

Derbyshire Street,
London,
E2 6HG

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