We remember Jessie Ritchie

We remember Jessie Ritchie

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Timeline

Timeline

1866
birth Cargill, Perthshire United Kingdom Source:6176099 Source:6176095 1866
1881
dates Age 17 Source:6176095 1881
1891
dates Age 25 Source:6176095 1891
1891
location North Street, Cargill, Perthshire, Scotland United Kingdom parents address Source:6995741 1891
1901
location Nottingham Place, Marylebone, London United Kingdom away from home address Source:6176099 1901
1901
dates Age 35 Source:6176099 1901
1901
employment Sick Nurse London United Kingdom Source:6176099 1901
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:4962314 11th August 1914 - 10th November 1915
1916
dates Age 50 Source:6176095 13th August 1916
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:4962314 14th August 1916
employment Matron Orange River Refugee Camp Source:6176097
employment Nurses Co-operative Cavendish Square, London United Kingdom Source:6176097
service British Army Staff Nurse Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service 21st Stationary Hospital Salonika Source:7308080
1916
death War Related Sickness Died of dysentery after three weeks’ illness. Salonika Greece Source:7308080 13th August 1916
burial Salonika (lembet Road) Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Greece Source:7308080
sibling James Ritchie Source:6176085
service British Army Staff Nurse Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve General Hospital 5th General Hospital Source:4962314

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Jessie
Initials J
Last Name Ritchie
Source 4962314
First Names Jessie
Initials J
Last Name Ritchie
Source 4962314
Gender
GenderSource
Female
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
North Street, Cargill, Perthshire, Scotland United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Nottingham Place, Marylebone, London United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve General Hospital 5th General Hospital Staff Nurse
British Army Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service 21st Stationary Hospital Salonika Staff Nurse
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amelia Ritchie mother
Alexander Ritchie father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Ritchie brother

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Imperial1
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission record Charlotte33
Information about Jessie Ritchie Charlotte33
Information from a website about The Confederation Of Health Service Employees (COHSE) Charlotte33
World War I: Your family stories from the Great War Charlotte33
The British Journal of Nursing - 26th August 1916 - Our Roll of Honour Yvonne27542
The British Journal of Nursing - 2nd September 1916 - Our Roll of Honour Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Portrait photograph of Jessie Ritchie Charlotte33
Nurses memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum James201
Sisters No.5 G.H. Gary104469

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