ADDISON, Constance Spong

Biography

Constance Addison was born in South Africa on March 15th, 18671.

Nursing Service in the Boer War

Nurse Constance Spong ADDISON served as a member of the Natal Volunteers2. She was awarded the Royal Red Cross for nursing services at Intombi Camp during the siege of Ladysmith3. She also served at the military hospital in Pietermaritizburg, Natal2.  

References

  1. Family History: http://www.hallowsgenealogy.co.uk/add03.htm
  2. The National Archives: War Office WO 100/229 Queen's South Africa Medal Roll p221 created at Pietermaritzburg, Natal; August 24, 1901
  3. The London Gazette July 26, 1904 p4827