Margaret Mary HALPIN

Halpin Margaret Mary Photo:
Australian War Memorial
Birthplace
Maryborough
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Nurse
Enlisted
08-November-1917
Place
Brisbane
Age
39
Status
Single
Service No
N/A
Rank
Staff Nurse
Unit
Australian Army Nursing Service
Embarked
16-November-1917
Place
Sydney
Active Service
India
Highest rank
Sister
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
April 1919
Notes

Margaret Halpin enlisted in the Australian Army Nursing Service in November 1917 and embarked for India, posted to the 44th British General Hospital in Deolali. After 16 months she returned to Australia in April 1919 and, in September, became Matron of Toowoomba’s newly-opened Simla Convalescent Hospital for returned soldiers.

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