BATEMAN, Edith Mary

Nursing Service in WW2 257776 Sister Edith Mary BATEMAN Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Service (Reserve) was killed at sea on the 12th February 1944, when the SS Khedive Ismail was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in the Indian Ocean1 2 3. She is commemorated on the Brookwood Memorial, Panel 22. Column 2. Daughter of Lewis and Margaret Bateman, of … Read More

AYERS, Eileen Norah

Nursing Service in WW2 206581 Sister AYERS, Eileen Norah, Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Service (QAIMNS) was serving at the17th Combined General Hospital, Singapore. She left Singapore on the SS Kuala, which was sunk by Japanese bombers on February 14, 19421. … last seen after first direct hit on ship by MA Evans and other members of the QAIMNS. Not seen … Read More

ATKIN, Joyce Kathleen

Nursing Service in WW2 270574 Sister Joyce Kathleen ATKIN, Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Service was killed at sea on the 12th February 1944, when the SS Khedive Ismail was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in the Indian Ocean1 2 3. She is commemorated on the Brookwood Memorial, Panel 22. Column 1. Daughter of Sidney Robert and Annie Atkin4. References Smith, … Read More

AIREY, Freda

Nursing Service in WW2 260226 Sister Freda AIREY Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Serevice (Reserve) was killed at sea on the 12th February 1944, when the SS Khedive Ismail was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in the Indian Ocean1 2 3. She is commemorated on the Brookwood Memorial Panel 22. Column 14, and on the Arnside Memorial, Westmorland. References Smith, … Read More