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Frances Price

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  • Service number
    22/8 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Last rank
    WW1 Matron AWMM
    New Zealand Army Nursing Service AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Photograph of New Zealand Hospital Matrons. Left to right:Miss Mabel Thurston, Matron in Chief, N. Z. Expeditionary Forces; Miss Hester MacLean, Matron No 1  N. Z. General Hospital, Brockenhurst; Miss Cora Anderson, Matron  N. Z. Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch; Miss Frances Price, Matron  N. Z. Stationary Hospital, France; Miss Louise McNie, Matron No 3  N. Z. General Hospital, Codford; Miss Fanny Wilson, Matron, No 2  N. Z. General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey. Image kindly provided by Patricia Howden. Image has no known copyright.
Photograph of New Zealand Hospital Matrons. Left to right:Mi … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frances AWMM
  • Surname
    Price AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    22/8 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    • 1873 AWMM
    • 14 April 1873 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Picton, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    • Daughter of Charles Edward PRICE & Mary Ann nee' LOWRY Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Nurse AWMM
    • Sister in charge of the Childrens' Hospital in Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    Lady Supervisor of the Gisborne Hospital
    1923 Did her midwifery training -GisborneTownley Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 23 Mar 1915 Children's Hospital, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • F.R. Price,Beaumont, Mount Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
    • (brother) Francis Reuben PRICE Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Relationship status
    Pre 08 Apr 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • Sinai & Palestine AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • NZGH Abbassia; NZGH Brockenhurst; NZSH Hazebrouck; NZGH Walton ' Thames Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Service number
    22/8 AWMM
  • Military service
    • No 1 Stationary Hospital, France AWMM
    • 1915-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Royal Red Cross (RRC) AWMM
      MiD. 1916 AWMM
    • 1914-1915 Star AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal with oak leaf AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1905 passed the State Examination of Nursing # 502, she did her training at Wellington Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military record & Research
  • Enlistment
    WW1 23 March 1915 AWMM
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment
    • 42yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Military record & Research

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 08 Apr 1915-18 May 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to London, England AWMM Rotorua 8 April 1915 AWMM
    Vessel was Rotorua AWMM
    Sister AWMM
    New Zealand Army Nursing Service Corps AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 1 August 1918 AWMM
    Placed on Convalescing Roll on account of ill health contracted on active service AWMM
    Matron AWMM
    New Zealand Army Nursing Service AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Total service 3 years 132 days. AWMM
    • Matron Frances PRICE was the sister to:
      Sgt William James PRICE - SA War # 4243 7th NZ Contingent
      Pte Charles John PRICE - WWI # 4074 Auckland Infanry Battalion
      Pte Robert John PRICE - WWI # 52649 Wellington Infantry Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Research

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    • 88yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Research
  • Date of death
    • 1961 AWMM
    • 13 November 1961 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Research
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 6 December 2016 - Research
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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06 December 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher