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metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.title: Ruby Wilson
Name: Wilson, Ruby Emily Olive
Rank: Staff Nurse
Place of Birth: Whittlesea (Vic.)
Next of Kin: Catherine Wilson – Mother ; Rossmoyne Street, Northcote, Vic.
Biographical notes: Born in 1884 to Thomas and Catherine Wilson (nee King). Nurse Wilson arrived in Darwin in May 1912 to take up a position at Darwin Hospital. Her brother was Norman Claude Wilson, Service No. 114. Wilson returned to Victoria after the war where she is listed on the electoral roll until 1954 and died at Cambrian Hill in 1963.
Occupation: Nurse
Date of Enlistment: 1-Nov-1916
Age at Enlistment: 32
Place of Enlistment: Melbourne (Vic.)
Unit: Army Medical Corps. Nursing Branch.
Service: Australian Imperial Force
Date of Death: 1963
Place of Death: Cambrian Hill (Vic.)
Service History: Wilson served on No. 2 Hospital Ship HMAT A 61 'Kanowna', which left Sydney on 8 November 1916 and returned on board 'Lancashire' from England on 7 February 1919. Wilson was discharged on 20 April 1919.
Related link: Service record
Embarkation Roll
Nominal Roll
"News & Notes", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 17 May 1912: p.3.
metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.subject.*: ANZAC
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Appears in Collections:Returned ANZACs

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