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Maynard A. Westcott

Staff Nurse

Australian Army Nursing Service

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Not Assessed
  • Planted By: Prs.McDonald(Hos)
  • Plaque: 971

Additional Info

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Biography

Annie Maynard Westcott (Smith) was born in Leigh Creek, VIC and was a Nurse by trade when she enlisted in the First Australian General Hospital, Special Reinforcements on 5 November 1915 at the age of 40. Her unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 12 November 1915. She served as a Staff Nurse at the 1st Australian General Hospital in Cairo until January 1916 when she left Suez as a nurse on the Commonwealth, and disembarked in Melbourne on February 29th. Her appointment with the AANS was terminated in February 1917.
Tree No 971

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour