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Sister Vivian Bullwinkle & Australian Nurses Memorial : 6-September-2011
Sister Vivian Bullwinkle & Australian Nurses Memorial : 6-September-2011

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson

The memorial commemorates Sister Vivian Bullwinkel and all other nurses who have served Australian in times of conflict.

The inscription is identical to the inscription located on the bust of Sister Vivian Bullwinkel in the Nurses Memorial Gardens.


Address:Kapunda Street & Tarlee-Kapunda Road, Kapunda, 5373
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.338953
Long: 138.9166
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 13th July, 2000
Front Inscription

Erected by the people of Kapunda to honour Sister Vivian Bullwinkel, AO, MBE, ED and all the Australian Armed Forces Nurses who gave so much for their country in time of war. 

Unveiled by His Excellency Sir Eric Neal AC, CVO Governor of South Australia on Thursday 13th July, 2000.

As you leave this Sacred Hallowed Ground leave a flower.  Listen - Be not afraid for they will join you.  The chosen ones that once proudly wore the scarlet and the veil.

From "Nursing Sisters of Veil and Scarlett"  John Sharkey 1988

Source: MA,TOH
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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