Staff Nurse Aimee Christina MICHIE, c1881-1932

Connection to the Hunter Valley – Staff Nurse Aimée Christina Michie “Sister Mick” graduated from Newcastle Hospital in 1911.

Training and experience – According to her obituary in the Sydney Morning Herald 14 March 1932, p.13 Aimée had been Matron of Moree Hospital before the War.

Service – Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS)

Service location – Egypt.  See group photo of Australian nurses in Egypt on Staff Nurse Helen[a] Stewart‘s page.

Medals, awards and mentions – British War Medal and Victory Medal

        References …

National Archives of Australia B2455, MICHIE AIMEE CHRISTINE

Nominal Roll of the First AIF Australian War Memorial (AWM) AWM 133, 36-093

Embarkation Roll of the First AIF AWM Nurses (July 1915 – November 1918)

Sydney Morning Herald, 25 June 1919 & 14 March 1932

Audrey Armitage, A Golden Age of Nursing, Royal Newcastle Hospital Graduates’ Association Book Committee, Newcastle, 1991

Kirsty Harris, More than Bombs and Bandages, Big Sky Publishing Pty Ltd, Newport, 2011

Do you know more?

© Christine Bramble 2013

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