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Our Committee is raising funds to create a lasting legacy telling the story of Lemnos' link to Gallipoli and Australia's Anzac story. Our projects include the Lemnos Gallipoli Memorial in Albert Park, the publication of a major new historical and pictorial publication and more. To make a donation you can also deposit directly by direct debit into the Committee's bank account: Account Name: Lemnos Gallipoli Commemorative Committee Inc; Bank: Delphi Bank; Account No: 204299-020 BSB No: 941300; Include your surname in the reference section. For further information on our legacy projects or to make a donation please contact either Lee Tarlamis 0411553009 or Jim Claven 0409402388M

Saturday, 19 April 2014

Australian Nurses support the Lemnos Gallipoli Project

Matron Grace Wilson and the Australian nurses of the 3rd Australian General Hospital arrive on Lemnos, August 1915. AWM

Following a presentation by myself and Lee Tarlamis, the Federal Secretary of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation, wrote an article on the Lemnos nurses in the national journal of the Federation.
We are in discussions with the ANMF to see how Australia's nurses can help and support our project to ensure the service of the Australian nurses on Lemnos is not forgotten.
They join with the Alfred Hospital Nurses League in supporting our project.
If you would like to read the article by Lee Thomas, please click here.
Jim Claven
Lemnos Gallipoli Commemorative Committee

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