Books on Military Nursing
The Hartland Molson Library at
the Canadian War Museum contains some 50 titles relating to
military nursing. These include standard sources such as G.W.L.
Nicholson's Canada's Nursing Sisters (1975) and E.A.
Landells's The Military Nurses of Canada (1995), as
well as books on the history of military nursing in general, and
military nursing pamphlets, such as "Instructions for
Members of the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps Nursing
Service" (1917); "Demonstrations of O.C.and Staff
Kingston Military Hospital, Nursing Sisters Technical
Manual" (1940). "Nursing Sisters Syllabus with Notes:
2/Lieutenant to Lieutenant, Royal Canadian Army Medical
Corps" (1943) are also part of the collection. The library
can be searched on the Canadian War Museum's Web site at