Ruth Smith Unknown date of birth PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number22/218 AWMM Also known asJamieson AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Sister AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 677 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRuth AWMM SurnameSmith AWMM Ingoa Also known asJamieson AWMM Service number22/218 AWMM GenderFemale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMWW1 Matron AWMMUnknown military district AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Mercury Bay Hospital, Whitianga, New Zealand AWMMUnknown Unknown address AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Charles Smith (mother), 4 Park Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMMrs C. Smith (mother), 4 Park Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 04 Dec 1915 Single AWMMPre 05 Apr 1917 Unknown Marital Status AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number22/218 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMMWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 Hospital Ship. No. 2, 1st Voyage from NZ AWMMVessel was Marama AWMMNurse AWMM; New Zealand Army Nursing Service Corps AWMM; HMHS Marama AWMMWW1 05 Apr 1917-10 June 1917 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 81 AWMMVessel was Devon AWMMSister AWMM; New Zealand Army Nursing Service Corps AWMM; New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Sister AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Initial service was with Hospital Ship Marama in 1915. Ruth Smith then returned to duty on HMNZT Devon and saw further service in France.New Zealand had one hospital in France: No.1 New Zealand Stationary Hospital. It was based at Amiens from July 1916 to April/May 1917. In May 1917 the unit was transferred to Hazebrouck as advance preparation for the second battle of Messines.Auckland War Memorial Museum Scars on the Heart WWI "Nurses and Volunteers" display. Display item is a card "Best wishes for a speedy recovery from the Staff of "A" Ward His Majesty's New Zealand Hosiptal Ship, No 2" with the names of all the staff on the Marama. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death Cause of death Place of death Death notes Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Ruth Smith by laying a poppy. Rubert Lawrence Smith Rupert John Smith Ruth Smith S.B. Smith S.G.H. Smith Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ruth Smith Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7819297Further ReferenceOther military personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20550776Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C34622Further ReferenceHMNZT 84 - Bulldogs' bark and Devon lyre : being the unofficial organ of the Right Wing, 24th Reinforcement. N.Z.E.F. Morgan, R.C. (Robert Carhampton), editor. Kiely, R.D. (Robert Dale), editor. -- Capetown : Printed by the Cape Times : 1917.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-81715Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 677 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM59: 16 AWMMNew Zealand Military Nursing - A History of the R.N.Z.N.C. Boer War to Present Day AWMMService Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.