Girton and Newnham Colleges Nursing in Serbia in WW1

When & Where

Monday, 4 November 2019 - 7:30pm
Bearsden Hub Main Hall, 66 Drymen Road, Bearsden, Glasgow, G61 3QT

Event Details

Based initially in Troyes, France, this all-women Unit, working under the French Army served briefly in Serbia and then established a large tented hospital in Salonica. Through the drive of its chief Medical Officer, Glasgow graduate Dr. Louise McIlroy, the Unit had created an orthopaedic centre and dental department by the end of the War.


Event Location

Bearsden Hub Main Hall
66 Drymen Road
G61 3QT


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