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Boyce, Una Parry (1911 - )

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Born: 6 April 1911  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Una Parry Boyce trained and worked as a nurse and midwife during the 1930s. In 1961 she became state secretary of the War Widows Guild of Australia, New South Wales, a position she held for almost thirty years. Boyce was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire, 1 January 1971, and Member of the Order of Australia, 10 June 1991, for her service to war widows.

Career Highlights

1934General Trained Nurse
1935Registered Midwife at Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital in London, UK
1936Diploma at the University of London, UK
1936 - 1938Sister Tutor at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
1961 - 1989State Secretary of the War Widows Guild of Australia, New South Wales
1970Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
1991Member of the Order of Australia (AM)


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