Inductees 2017 - Anne Leach OAM, FNM

Anne Leach OAM, FNM

Anne Leach OAM was a nurse with the Australian Army who served overseas. After training as a nurse at Royal Perth Hospital, she served in Palestine, Syria and Egypt with Allied Forces, and then nursed at the Repatriation General Hospital, Hollywood before being discharged from the Australian Army with the rank of Captain. In the 50s and 60s she was a volunteer nurse at Legacy Australia camps and in the 60s and 70s was President of the Returned Sisters Sub-Branch of the RSL. She is an honorary life member of the RSL. As a result of her army nursing and community service work with the Red Cross and other organisations, Mrs Leach received the Florence Nightingale Medal (1983) and the Order of Australia Medal (1994).



Article Index
Inductees 2017
Dr Betsy Buchanan BA LLB
Professor Arlene Chan
Jan Cooper
Jenny Davis OAM
The Hon Cheryl Edwardes OAM
Her Honour Valerie French
Anne Leach OAM, FNM
Julie Shuttleworth
Diane Smith-Gander
Tammy Solonec
Paula Wagg
POSTHUMOUS INDUCTEES - Frederica Georgina Cooke
POSTHUMOUS INDUCTEES - Roseanne Fuhrmann MBE
POSTHUMOUS INDUCTEES - Olga May Goss
POSTHUMOUS INDUCTEES -Judith Treby
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