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Elouie Rodger

Staff Nurse

A.A.N.S

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: Mr. T. W. Cotton
  • Plaque: 972

Additional Info

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Biography

Mary Elonie Rodger was born in Ballarat, was single and a nurse when she enlisted in the Australian Army Nursing Service on 22 August 1916 at the age of 25. She disembarked at Alexandria on 4 August 1917 and served as Staff Nurse. On 10 May 1918 the Medical Board determined she was unfit for general or home service for a period of four months due to anaemia. She was invalided to Australia aboard the Kanowna on 22 July 1918.
Tree No. 972

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour