Sister F Mackenzie


It was common practise that nursing staff during WW1 kept personal autograph books where they recorded patients they came into contact with. Some of these books were works of art and some just autographs from the men.


A book kept by Sister Mackenzie was recently sold on EBAY, frpm the images displayed on EBAY we extracted the following names.

We have examples of nurses books for Nurse Kathleen Bolton and Nurse Jean Macpherson


Saunders. Frank R.    C.S.M.1/23rd Bn. London Regiment # 2121 – Awarded DCM -Citation – For consistent good work. He has set a fine example of coolness and courage in action. (LG 21/6/16)
Wilson. Cpl. MT A.S.C. Guards Division. Ward 26, D Block.
Mac Kenzie. William R.  7th Canadians
E.W.G. 21st Londons
Blakestone. Arthur, #194 Pte. 12th East Yorks Regt, 31st Division
Conway. R.W.  (Reg)
Grimes. H.W.  7th Norfolks
Newman. F.   Driver RFA
Hennessy. T.A.  Cpl. Royal Dublin Fusiliers
Cox. J.L. SGT. Royal Artillery
Wilson. J.F.  Pte. 7th Northamptonshire Rgt.
Martin. Sam, Pte. 14th R.I.R. (Y.C.V.).
Milne. J. Pte. 2nd Seaforths
Sanders. F.G.A.  Pte. 8703, 3rd P.J. Bn. Royal Fusiliers
Creighton. Hal A.R.  Lance Corporal 9th Royal Irish Rifles, Ulster Division.
Ward. E.  Pte. 37th Royal Fusiliers
Stevenson.   Pte. Machine Gun Corps
Mc Ghee. J.    2nd Royal Scots
Abbott. P.W.  Pte. 3rd Lincs. Rgt.
J.POND, 16th Kings Royal Rifles
Mc Marras. John ?  No.79768, 31st Canadians
Hasnip. Harry, Sgt. West Riding Royal Engineers. RE#1974 – Tank Corps # 313752 – RE # 478255.  Awarded the MM.
Clewes. W. 1/8th Sherwood Foresters. (DCM?) Serjeant-Drummer #120. DCM Citation – For conspicuous good work as Serjeant of the Brigade Sniping Section. He has personally accounted for many of the enemy. LG 11/3/16
Nelms. Thomas, PTte. # 3133/266084 - 6th Cheshires







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