GILL, Florence
(Service number 22/69)

First Rank Nurse Last Rank


Date 15 October 0176 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date 15 Aug 1914 - 31 Dec1915 Age
Address at Enlistment Auckland Hospital
Occupation Nurse
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs R Walton [or Watton] (Sister), Fairlie; later listed as of Brunswick St, Timaru; Timaru Hospital; care Lance Corporal Watton, Supply Depot, Featherston Military Camp, New Zealand
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in NZEF
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Army Nursing Services Corps (NZANSC)
Unit, Squadron, or Ship NZEF; Hospital Ship; Hospital Ship; Hospital Ship
Date 21 May 1915; 10 November 1916; 27 March 1917; 6 July1918; 14 December1918
Transport Marama (transferred to Moldavia for Suez); Marama; Marama; Maheno; Maheno
Embarked From Wellington (all instances) Destination Sydney, Australia (transferred for Suez); Sea; Sea; Sea; Sea
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns Egypt 1915-16; Balkan HS; Western Europe Staff
Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 12 November 1949 Age 70
Place of Death Christchurch, New Zealand
Memorial or Cemetery Ruru Lawn Cemetery,off Ruru Road, Christchurch,New Zealand
Memorial Reference Block 1A, Plot 86, New Zealand Returned Army Sisters Association(Auckland) Honours Board, RSA Onehunga, Auckland
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes


Auckland War memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (January 2015); Military personnel file via Archives New Zealand (January 2015)

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Janette Clarke, SC branch NZSG

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