November 5, 2022
On this day of remembrance, RNFBC pays tribute to the many nurses who have gone to war. The BC History of Nursing Society wrote of BC nurses who served in World War I, pointing out that 54 Vancouver General Hospital grads alone enlisted.
In World War II 4,480 Canadian nurses served in the military as Nursing Sisters.
Learn more about the remarkable nurses who stepped up to care for the sick and wounded.