Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Calgary Nurses in the Great War
A meeting will be held on Monday, June 3, 2013 at 7:00 pm by the Alberta Family History Society at the River Park Church, 3818 - 14A Street, Calgary where the speaker will be Marjorie Norris, and her topic will be Calgary Nurses in the Great Wars.
Noted Calgary author Marjorie Norris will give a presentation on the contribution of Calgary nurses in the Great War, based on her years of research in often hidden resources. Copies of her book Sister Heroines will be available for purchase.
The Annual General Meeting will also be held.
For more information, go to www.afhs.ab.ca
If you want to read a review of the book Sister Heroines: The Roseate Glow of Wartime Nursing, 1914-1918, you can read a review by Cynthia Toman in The Canadian Historical Review, Volume 85, Number 1, March 2004.
The review is on the website at http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/can/summary/v085/85.1toman.html