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Our 12 WOMEN AND WAR pages
Arrow bullet WOMEN: MAIN PAGE   Arrow bullet Speeches   Arrow bullet Books   Arrow bullet Student activities
AUST WOMEN:   Arrow bullet In WW1   Arrow bullet Profiles   Arrow bullet And Gallipoli   Arrow bullet Aboriginal women
NZ WOMEN:   Arrow bullet In WW1   Arrow bullet Profiles   Arrow bullet And Gallipoli   Arrow bullet Maori women

Books Heroic Australian Women in War (susannadevries.com)
By Susanna de Vries. Tells the stories of eleven women.

Australian Heroines of World War One (trove.nla.gov.au)
By Susanna de Vries. The stories of eight couragious women.

The Other Anzacs: Author's comments (youtube.com)
Peter Rees, author of The Other Anzacs: Nurses at War 1914-1918, provides some introductory comments about his book on the participation of nurses in World War 1.
See also:
Transcript of ABC Stateline interview (archive) with Peter Rees on his book, The Other Anzacs.

World War 1 and Australia (guides.sl.nsw.gov.au)
Women at war:
This collection of suggested books on Australian women involved in World War 1 could be a starting point for those seeking to undertake further research.
(Further down is a list of war diaries and letters written by women who served.)


Willingly into the Fray (trove.nla.gov.au)
Willingly into the Fray
by Catherine McCullagh tells the personal stories of 65 Australian Army nurses since 1899.
Publisher's web page (bigskypublishing.com.au).



Lists of books Bibliography from Devotion: Stories of Australia's wartime nurses [pdf, 36MB] (awm.gov.au)
See page 51 for a list of 15 books about Australian nurses in war.

Looking for a book about WW1 nurses? (ww1nurses.gravesecrets.net)
A selection of books about Australian nurses in World War 1. It is pointed out that many of the books are now out of print.

 

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New Zealand women New Zealanders in the First World War - nurses and other medical personnel (my.christchurchcitylibraries.com/)
A list of books available through Christchurch (NZ) City Libraries.

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Activities for students: women in war

Speeches: women and war

Women in wartime

Australian women in WW1

Australian women in WW1: profiles

Australian women and Gallipoli

Aboriginal women in wartime

New Zealand women in WW1

New Zealand women in WW1: profiles

New Zealand women and Gallipoli

Maori in WW1

Maori women in WW1

Pacific Islanders in WW1

 


 

 

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