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Sisters by Birth, Sisters in Service: Winnifred & Claire MacLeod

“This is a story about some members of the family of my paternal grandmother and their involvement in The Great War …
Both women enlisted with the Canadian Army Medical Corps as Nursing Sisters, during 1915. The stories of Claire and Winnifred are quite a contrast to one another and both illustrate the lasting social costs of the conflict.”

by Katherine Dalziel

Read more about Winnifred and Claire MacLeod >

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Memories from Fairlawn Families

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