100 years of Women in War: 1918-2018
The year 2018 marks the beginning of your Iona College experience, as well as an important historical anniversary for Australia. It is 100 years since the end of World War 1. The English and HaSS Departments are recognising this event by paying tribute to Australian women and the 100 years of Women in war.
Download the Task sheet here.
Need some inspiration?
Click on the links below to find information about these Australian women in war time.
Kelly, Alicia Mary (1874–1942)
Sage, Annie Moriah (1895–1969)
Dr Phoebe Chapple MM (1879-1967), An Australian Doctor On The Western Front
Isla Victoria Murphy (1913-1967), lawyer and army officer
Prichard, Katharine Susannah (1883 - 1969) Writer
Mack, Marie Louise (1870–1935) Journalist
Lorraine Stumm Journalist
Life savers: the Australian nurses who went to Vietnam