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  • Short Summary

    Dutch nurse Sister Martron poses for the camera, wearing medals for service at the Front.

  • Description

    Modern Florence Nightingale - Sister Martron, a Dutch nurse and nun, is decorated for service in Belgian, French and Serbian Front.

    Location of events unknown - France?

    CU of Sister Martron; wearing black habit with white bow tied under chin; and wearing 3 medals; she speaks to camera; smiles; laughs. She's really rather plain looking but very cheerful and nice.

    World War One; medicine; heroes (heroines) honours; decorations.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1938.25
    Media URN:
    81065
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:25:00 / 01:40:51:00
    Canister:
    ON 171 O

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