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Rosa Quarterman

Matron

Australian Army Nursing Service

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal
  • Royal Red Cross 2nd Class

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: Lt.-Col. Hardy,D.S.O
  • Plaque: 954

Additional Info

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Biography

Rosa Elizabeth Kate Quarterman was born in Toorak VIC, was single and a Nurse when she enlisted from sea with the AMC Sea Transport Staff, Section 4 on 7 September 1916 at the age of 44. She was appointed as Sister, Acting Matron and served with the Australian Army Hospital in England as a nurse before returning to Australia on 19 December 1918.
Tree No. 954

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour