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Bessie was a VAD Nurse in 1915 during World War 1. She served in Erdington Birmingham nursing wounded soldiers returning from France. Note the photo of the rows of wounded in the great Hall of the Birmingham University which was turned into a Military Hospital. Three of her brothers Bert, Howard and Gordon also served…

This amazing letter send from a VOD nurse tells of the hopes and pains of being on the front with the medical cor. Our volunteers are bust transcribing the text and will be here online soon.