condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Enid Agnes Greenslade

-
Portrait of Charge Sister Enid Greenslade 17884, taken by her nephew Matt Greenslade c.1998. Taken just before she left her home in Jed Lane, St. Albans, Christchurch to move into a retirement village. Image kindly provided by Alison Broom (November 2017). Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
Portrait of Charge Sister Enid Greenslade 17884, taken by he … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Enid Agnes AWMM
  • Surname
    Greenslade AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 17884 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    25 May 1913 AWMM BalcluthaOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 63 Britain Street, Linwood, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs E.A. Greenslade (mother), Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Norman Greenslade, (brother) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 17884 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 4 March 1941 AWMM Nurse AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Contracted amoebic dysentry AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Enid valued her time with the New Zealand Army Nursing Service (NZANS) hugely and made life long friends. While on leave she and her friends went to Palestine, Syria and Lebanon. After the war she worked as a nurse in London and Birmingham, and she came back to New Zealand to work in Christchurch Women's Hospital as Charge Sister. She was very interested in keeping up with her sisters, her brothers and all her neices and nephews. She was an active member of the Rugby Street Methodist Church. She enjoyed painting for most of her life; always laughing when she was usually the oldest person in the class! She drove a little Riley Elf car while she lived in Jed Lane, St. Albans, and led a very active life. In her later years she moved into a retirement village, still keeping up wth her art classes for as long as she was able. Family source. AWMM
Read more

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    12 October 2006 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Wairakei Road Cemetery, Christchurch AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Enid Agnes Greenslade by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Enid Agnes Greenslade

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • Service 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
    • McNabb, S. (2015). 100 years New Zealand military nursing : New Zealand Army nursing service : Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps, 1915-2015. Hawke's Bay, N.Z.: Sherayl McNabb. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.138 AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
05 November 2017AlisonNew ZealandOther relative
The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.