Ref NoD5250
TitleMillicent Jackson of Garstang, Lancashire, nurse: Derbyshire Royal Infirmary papers, 1914-1918
Date1914-1918
CreatorJackson, Millicent, fl 1914-1918, Nurse, of Garstang, Lancashire
Organsation TypeFamily, Estate and Personal Papers - Personal
Organsation Sub-TypeMilitary personnel
DescriptionAutograph book, letters, sketches, newspaper cuttings and photographs of patients and staff at the Derby Royal Infirmary during the First World War.
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Administrative HistoryMillicent Jackson was born at Garstang, Lancashire in 1893 but during World War One she worked as a nurse, first at Guerdon Hall and later at Derby Royal Infirmary. While in Derby Millicent Jackson lived with her aunt, Dr Annie Jackson, an anaesthetist at Derby Royal Infirmary. The hospital cared for soldiers wounded in Europe and who were sent home to recover. While in the hospital, Millicent Jackson asked many to sign her autograph book.
Custodial HistoryDonated to Derbyshire Record Office in 2000
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TermMilitary personnel
First World War (1914-1918)
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