Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/567
File NumberCCM101915
TitleSister HELEN MILNE - KIRKEE 1914-1918 MEMORIAL - Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service
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DescriptionFile of correspondence regarding Sister Helen Milne who is commemorated on the Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, India. Main topics include: correspondence with next of kin regarding the transfer of Sister Milne’s remains from Bombay (Sewri) Cemetery to a collective grave in front of the Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, and subsequent addition of her name to the memorial.
Content NoteIncludes: Letter from N. Dean, for the CWGC Director-General, to Mrs. L.H. Milne, next of kin of the casualty, explaining that due to concerns over the future maintenance of war graves in Bombay (Sewri) Cemetery, Sister Milne’s remains were to be transferred to a collective grave in front of the Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, and her name engraved on an additional memorial pylon, dated 16 January 1961; letter from A.R.C. Prentis, for the CWGC Director-General, to M. McK. Milne, brother of the casualty, reporting that Sister Milne’s remains had been transferred to the collective grave, dated 2 April 1962.
Date16/1/1961 - 29/3/1962
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameKIRKEE 1914-1918 MEMORIAL
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