The fight to serve

Antiques Trade Gazette, March 17, 2020

Before British female nurses could even help with the wounded they faced a battle to be accepted, as the story behind a medal winner reveals. Tom Derbyshire reports in the Antiques Trade Gazette. 

 

"Depictions of women from the First World War are extremely rare and one representing such heroism provides important insight into the role they played." 

Rowland Rhodes, Assosiate Director, Rountree Tryon Galleries.