- 22 September 1859
Paddington, New South Wales, Australia
- 1 April 1949
Chelsea, United Kingdom
- Nurse and Servicewoman
Maud McCarthy was matron-in-chief of the British Expeditionary Forces in France and Flanders during WWI.
Sources used to compile this entry: 'McCarthy, Emma Maud (1859 - 1949), Biographical Entry', in Bright Sparcs, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, 2002, http://www.asap.unimelb.edu.au/bsparcs/biogs/P001303b.htm; McCarthy, Perditta M, 'McCarthy, Dame Emma Maud (1859-1949)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography Online, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A100210b.htm.