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Muriel Slater

Staff Nurse

Australian Army Nursing Service

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: Mr. W. F. Coltman
  • Plaque: 988

Additional Info

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Biography

Muriel Matthew Slater was born in Melbourne, Victoria, was single and a Nurse when she enlisted with the Australian Army Nursing Service on 24 April 1917 at the age of 25. Her unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Khiva on 29 May 1917. Her service during the war consisted primarily of providing medical services aboard a variety of Hospital transport ships, returning home to Australia aboard the Karagola on 29 April 1919.
Tree No. 988

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour