Nursing sister Rebecca MacIntosh served with the Canadian Army Medical Corps during WW1. She is one of the few women who died while serving her country at war in the Canadian Army.
She was born on June 18th, 1892 in Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia.
Height : 5′ 8″ Weight : 157 lbs. Religion : Presbyterian
Rebecca MacIntosh photo
From Paul Henderson
She enlisted in Halifax on April 5th, 1917.
She was hospitalised for appendicitis on November 19th, 1917.
She was hospitalised at Kimmel Military Hospital on February 10th, 1919.
She was reported dangerously hill on February 13th.
She was reported suffering from influenza nephritis on February 15th.
She died on March 3rd, 1919 at 9 p.m. at the age of 26.
Her medals and Memorial Plaque and Scroll were sent to her brother, Reverend J.P. McIntosh in Brookfield, Nova Scotia
Her Memorial Cross was sent to her mother Mrs Christie McIntosh.
She is buried in Bodelwyddan Churchyard (Saint – Margaret), Flintshire, United Kingdom, 508.
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