Dame Elizabeth Cockayne papers

Scope and Content

National Registration certificate (n.d.); Typescript recollections (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Dame Elizabeth Cockayne (b. 1894) was a nurse working in Plymouth and Sheffield during the First World War. Later she became Chief Nursing Officer to the Ministry of Health.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See GS 0333: Cockayne, A (brother).