Nursing Sister Françoise Donald

Nursing sister Francoise Donald served with the Army Nursing Service Reserve during the Boers’ War.

On enlistment she gave her address as 23rd Queen Mary avenue, Kelvinside, Glasgow

On August 26th 1901 she reported with the 14th General Hospital Newcastle Royal Army Medical Corps

She is entitled to the Queen South Africa Medal and King South Africa Medal (both without clasp)

After the Boers’ war she worked as a nurse and mid-wife in South Africa

Francoise Donald (1903) in her Boers’ War uniform and wearing her medals

Francoise Donald (1935) wearing her Boers’ War medals

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