To all forgotten nurses

By Melanie Whelan
Updated February 18 2016 - 5:04pm, first published 5:00pm
HONOUR: BHS trained nurses league's Trina Jones and Ballarat General Cemetery Trust's Anne De Jong at Westcott family grave. Picture: Kate Healy
HONOUR: BHS trained nurses league's Trina Jones and Ballarat General Cemetery Trust's Anne De Jong at Westcott family grave. Picture: Kate Healy

ANNIE Westcott’s final resting place in Ballarat will finally record her name and recognise her service to this nation. Pipers, a bugler and two WWI uniformed nurses will accompany a commemorative ceremony in the Ballarat Old Cemetery next weekend, acknowledging all forgotten nurses, like Nurse Westcott, from WWI.

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