nurse

Elsie and Kathleen Longley

Elsie and Kathleen Longley in nurse’s uniform

Elsie Leipst

Nurse Elsie Leipst

Elsie Leipst 1939

Elsie Leipst as a first-year nursing trainee, 1939

Elsie Leipst 1960

Elsie Leipst in 1960 – graduated as a New Zealand Registered Nurse in 1942

Elsie Leipst and Ida Russell 1990

Ida Russell, former matron at Hawke’s Bay Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Hastings, and Elsie Leipst, February 1990

England 1947

Elsie Leipst at her farewell from East Cornwall Hospital, Bodmin, Cornwall, England, 1947

At back on left is Sister Florence Hendy

Helen Conole

Nurse Helen Conole

Israel

Elsie Leipst in Israel, about 1952

Stamp on rear of photo – “Tiberias”

Kathleen and Amelia Longley

Amelia and Nurse Kathleen Longley

Kathleen Longley

Nurse Kathleen Longley

Kathleen Longley

Nurse Kathleen Longley

Korea with Save the Children Fund

Working for Save the Children Fund in Korea, 1960-62

Photo captions –

1 – Home visiting Youn Son Aa – after discharge from wing.

2 – Home of Lee Young Ee.  Shack by the stream. 9 living in this dwelling. Repairs were made to the roof after the rain.

3 – Home visiting in widows’ home, Masan. This building put up by Govt. Each cubicle 8’ x 8’ with wooden partitions on sides.

Korea with Save the Children Fund 1960

Miss E.L. Leipst

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Korea with Save the Children Fund 1962

Elsie Leispt with Yung Ja (left) and Derx Ja, Masan, Korea, 1962

Korea with Save the Children Fund

Working for Save the Children Fund in Korea, 1960-62

Photo captions –

1 – Arriving with a box of clothes for the home

2 – Box of toys for Christmas

3 – The director, wife & daughter from Young Shin orphanage

4 – SCF team, July 1960. J Dostert, E Strauss, R Dawson, M Lindbom, D Jeffery, M Bernstein, J Franklin-Adams, E Fry, L Hatcher,

Korea with Save the Children Fund

Working for Save the Children Fund in Korea, 1960-62

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NAVY MAN DELIVERS PENICILLIN TO WELFARE CLINIC AT MASAN

SEOUL, KOREA, April 2, 1962 (UNC/USFK/8A – – John R. Kendrick, senior chief damage controlman, a member of the US Naval Advisory Group’s Chinhae Detachment,

Medal Presentation 1942

Matron, Miss Ida Russell, presenting Elsie Leipst with medal, 1942

Edwin Bate, chairman of the Hospital Board, at right

Edwin Bate was mayor of Hastings from 1953 to 1959.

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The medal presentation took place in the nurses’ home. Two other board members were present. The five graduates were allowed two guests each.