Contains items relating to the opening of the nurses memorial chapel by Her Majesty the Queen.
British Commonwealth and Empire Nurses War Memorial Fund
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 254 MS 310
- Dates of Creation1950
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description4 items
- Digital Materials
British Commonwealth and Empire Nurses War Memorial Fund, MS 310/1/1
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Fund was founded in 1946 to provide a worthy memorial to the nurses, midwives, and auxiliaries of the British Commonwealth who died in the Second World War. The memorial consists of a Nurses' Chapel in Westminster Abbey and a trust fund which awards postgraduate travelling scholarships to nurses and midwives of the Commonwealth.
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The records were deposited in 2007 (Acc 2007/275).
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Fonds level description compiled by Karyn Williamson 09/07/2010.
Conditions Governing Use
Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.
Location of Originals
The material is original.