We remember Edith Hilda Munro

We remember Edith Hilda Munro

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
sibling Harold Neville HN Munro Source:8915495 1893
1893
birth Bow,Poplar, London United Kingdom Source:8688911 Source:8915495 1893
1896
sibling Douglas Stuart DS Munro Source:8915495 1896
1901
dates Age 7 Source:8915497 31st March 1901
1903
sibling Gwennie Kathleen GK Munro Source:8915495 1903
1911
dates Age 17 Source:8915495 2nd April 1911
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8694767 1914 - 12th December 1916
1916
dates Age 23 Source:8688911 12th December 1916
1916
service Other Empire Force Nurse Voluntary Aid Detachment Source:8688911 12th December 1916
1916
death War Related Sickness Many died "while nursing sick soldiers, or contracted fatal illnesses from their frequently infected wounds. Edith was one of these, succumbing to acute bronchopneumonia, which led to heart failure. " Silvertown, Newham, London United Kingdom Source:8688911 Source:9320825 Source:9320837 12th December 1916
burial Plashet Jewish Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Essex United Kingdom M. 24. 35. Source:8688911
service Other Empire Force V.A.D Member Voluntary Aid Detachment Source:8694767
service Other Empire Force V.A.D. Nurse Voluntary Aid Detachment Source:9320825

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edith Hilda
Initials EH
Last Name Munro
Source 8688905
Gender
GenderSource
Female
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
1 Edenbridge Road, Hackney, London United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
24 Meynell Crescent, Hackney, London United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
Other Empire Force Voluntary Aid Detachment Nurse
Other Empire Force Voluntary Aid Detachment V.A.D Member
Other Empire Force Voluntary Aid Detachment V.A.D. Nurse
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Leah Munro mother
John Munro father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harold Neville Munro brother 1893
Douglas Stuart Munro brother 1896
Gwennie Kathleen Munro sister 1903
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-12-12 Jewish

Media

Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Barbara27286
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Barbara27286
British Jewry Book of Honour, 1914-1920 Transcription Barbara27286
British Jewry Book of Honour, 1914-1920 Transcription Barbara27286
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jonathan101862
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Remembering First World War nurse Edith Munro Jonathan101862
Silvertown Jonathan101862
West Ham Registration District Jonathan101862
Article about her life and death debbie2674

Multimedia

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"Women of the Empire" Memorial in York Minster Yvonne27542

Stories

We remember Edith Hilda Munro