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Katie Louisa (Dr) (Obe, Mb,ch.m) Ardill

Firsts: First woman Doctor to serve in a Military Hospital in France - WWI First woman to see military service in Egypt - WWI First woman in NSW to serve as Chairman of St Johns Ambulance Assoc.

Special Achievements: 1939 - Awarded OBE for services to Women's Clinics 1952 - Made Dame of Grace of Order of St John of Jerusalem.

Miscellaneous: Gynaecologist - Examining Doctor at Sydney Recruiting Centre