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Kitto, Joyce (1929 - )

Born
1929
Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
Occupation
Nurse, Nurse educator and Servicewoman

Summary

Joyce Kitto was born in Gladstone, South Australia. In the early 1950s Joyce became a member of the Citizens' Military Force Nursing Corps, which led to her decision to train as a nurse. In 1970 she was appointed tutor sister in charge of the newly established training school for enrolled nurses at Gleneden, Maryattville, where she remained until her retirement in 1985.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.catalog.slsa.sa.gov.au:1083/search/dKitto%2C+Joyce%2C+1929-/dkitto+joyce+1929/-5,-1,0,B/frameset&FF=dkitto+joyce+1929&1,1, accessed 2004-04-07.

Archival resources

State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana

  • Interview with Joyce Kitto [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin, OH 17/28; Kitto, Joyce (1929 - ); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

Robin Secomb

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