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Susan Nicholas

  • Service number
    WWI 22/320 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Barrow AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Miltiary Record & Research
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Susan AWMM
  • Surname
    Nicholas AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Barrow AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 22/320 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    22 September 1888 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Hawera, Taranaki, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    daughter of Thomas George Luxford NICHOLAS & Susan nee' Wilson Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Ohau, Wellington NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    H.G. Nicholas (brother), Ohau, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single
    1919 married Robert Stephen Roy Barrow Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    No 2 NZ Gen Hospital Walton on Thames; No 1 Stationary Hospital, France; 2nd CCS St Omer; Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Miltiary Record & Research
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Miltiary Record & Research
  • Service number
    WWI 22/320 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Miltiary Record & Research
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1914 passed the State examination of Nursing. She trained at the Horowhenua Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Nurse AWMM
    • 13 Jan 1916 at Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    27yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Sister Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Susan Nicholas (Mrs Barrow) is a sister to:
    Tpr Harry Godfrey NICHOLAS # 53059 NZ Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military record

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    1961 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Age at death
    73yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of death
    NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      15: 3 AWMM
    • 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

Contributors

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01 December 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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