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Sturm, Doreen Nellie (Anne) (1914 - 1991)

Born
1914
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Died
October 1991
Occupation
Nurse

Summary

Doreen Nellie Sturm, commonly known as Anne, was born in Adelaide, South Australia. She completed training at the Royal Adelaide Hospital in 1937. Anne spent the early years of the war in private nursing in Melbourne, Victoria. Returning to Adelaide in 1943 she worked at the Truby King Mothercraft League of South Australia Clinic for two years. She was also an active member of various nursing organizations.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.catalog.slsa.sa.gov.au:1083/search/dSturm%2C+Anne%2C+1914-/dsturm+anne+1914/-5,-1,0,B/frameset&FF=dsturm+anne+1914&1,1, accessed 2004-04-08; Adelaide Advertiser, 28 October 1991.

Archival resources

State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana

  • Interview with Anne Sturm [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin, 15 June 1988, OH 17/41; State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

Robin Secomb

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