• D M Craike

  • Marriage

    Wednesday, 11 July 1923

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    • 26 March 2018 - Dorrie was Nurse from No. 14 Gen - Belgium
    • Posted by helpmerhonda, Tuesday, 16 January 2018

    Walter Otto Herbert Allen wrote of his cousin, Dorrie Craike, in a letter he wrote from Casualty Clearing Station 11 - on 26 March 1918. "The sisters here are very kind. I was talking to an Aust. Sister who has just arrived from No. 14 Gen, and she knows Dorrie a little, so I learned that Dorrie is still there and is well. I must drop her a line one of these days. "

    Walter Allen's Letter 26/3/18
      • helpmerhonda
      • Wednesday, 16 January 2019

      Nurse Queen Alexandria's Imperial Military Nursing Services Born Dorothea May CRAIKE in 1889 at Strathfieldsaye, Vic. Daughter of Thomas CRAIKE and Anne Maria nee PEIPER Embarked for Australia 21 May 1919 per 'Osterley' for Western Australia Married Ernest SEVERIN in 11 July 1923 in WA Died 1972 at Fremantle, WA