Gwladys Mary Helen THOMAS

Thomas Gwladys Mary Helen Photo:
Australian War Memorial
Birthplace
Wales UK
Resided
Brisbane
Occupation
Sister
Enlisted
10-Julyl-1915
Place
Brisbane
Age
31
Status
Single
Service No
N/A
Rank
Staff Nurse
Unit
Australian Army Nursing Service,
Embarked
17-July-1915
Place
Melbourne
Active Service
Lemnos, Egypt, England, sea transports
Highest rank
Sister
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
November 1918
Notes

Name on ROH: M.C. THOMS

 

Welsh-born nurse Gwladys (“Gladys”) Thomas, enlisted in the Australian Army Nursing Service in July 1915 and embarked as a Staff Nurse assigned to No 3 Australian General Hospital at Lemnos (for casualties from Gallipoli). In January 1916 she re-located with No 3 Australian General Hospital to Cairo, Egypt. In March she returned to Australia with casualties from Gallipoli and returned to England in July. She did further round trips to Australia in February 1917 and March 1918 before returning permanently in November 1918.