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Click on a woman's name to see her biographical entry in the Australian Women's Archives Project register, with links to bibliographical and archival information.

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There are 184 women with biographical resources.

Abbott, Joan Stevenson (Judy) (1899 - 1970)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Adam-Smith, Patricia Jean (Patsy) (1924 - 2001)
Author, Historian and Servicewoman
Adderley, Vera May (1915 - )
Matron and Servicewoman
Ainsworth, Eve (1914 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Allgrove, Ellen Mavis (Nell) (1910 - 1994)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Anderson, Margaret Irene (1915 - )
Servicewoman
Appleford, Alys (Alice) Ross (1891 - 1968)
Servicewoman, Nurse and Nursing administrator
Ashton, Carrie (Jean) (1905 - 2002)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Avery, Kathleen J (1894 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Backhouse, Enid (Elizabeth) (1917 - )
Novelist and Servicewoman
Bage, Anna Frederika (1883 - 1970)
Academic, Biologist and Sports Administrator
Bage, Jessie Eleanor
Social welfare
Baker, Edith Clarice (1899 - 1983)
Nurse and Matron
Ball, Betty Elva (1922 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Bandler, Faith Ida Lessing (c. 1918 - )
Author and Campaigner
Barr Smith, Mary (Molly) Isobel (1863 - 1941)
Philanthropist
Barry, Margaret Maude (1906 - )
Servicewoman
Batt, Elva May (1920 - )
Servicewoman
Beaurepaire, Beryl Edith (1923 - )
Feminist, Women's rights activist, Community worker and Patron
Bell, Jane (1873 - 1959)
Hospital Matron and Nurse
Best, Amelia Martha (1900 - 1979)
Parliamentarian
Best, Kathleen Annie Louise (1910 - 1957)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Bidstrup, Jean (Eve) (1913 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Blackwood, Margaret (1909 - 1986)
Botanist, Geneticist and Servicewoman
Board, Ruby Willmet (1880 - )
Social welfare
Bowe, Ethel Jessie (1906 - 1961)
Nurse, Servicewoman and Matron
Bowen, Esther Gwendolyn (Stella) (1893 - 1947)
Artist
Boyce, Una Parry (1911 - 2003)
Nurse and Community worker
Boye, Ruby (Olive) (1891 - 1990)
Servicewoman
Bradwell, Elizabeth Merle (Betty) (1914 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Brookes, Mabel Balcombe (1890 - 1975)
Author, Political candidate and Community worker
Bruce, Minnie (Mary) Grant (1878 - 1958)
Author and Journalist
Bryce, Joan Elvina (1904 - 1995)
Servicewoman
Bullwinkel, Vivian (1915 - 2000)
Nurse, Servicewoman and Health administrator
Burchill, Dora (Elizabeth) (1904 - 2003)
Nurse, Author and Historian
Cahn, Audrey Josephine (1905 - 2008)
Microbiologist, Dietician, Servicewoman and Lecturer
Cameron, Elizabeth Katherine (Betty) (1918 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Campbell, Margery (1919 - )
Servicewoman
Carlton, Eileen Grace (Sally)
Community worker and Social worker
Carter, Doris Jessie (1912 - 1999)
Hockey Player, Olympian, Servicewoman, Sports Administrator and Track and Field Athlete
Cawood, Dorothy Gwendolen (1884 - 1962)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Cheers, Joanne
Servicewoman
Childs, Thelma Minnie (1914 - 2003)
Servicewoman and Matron
Christie, Joan Lora (1918 - 2001)
Educator, Local government councillor and Servicewoman
Colman, Alma Undine (1912 - 1966)
Servicewoman
Conyers, Evelyn Augusta (1870 - 1944)
Matron and Servicewoman
Corry, Alice Gwendoline ( - 1998)
Servicewoman
Craig, Audrey Beatrice (1910 - 1994)
Print Journalist, Servicewoman and Journalist
Cranswick, Isobel (Hilary) (1915 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Crittenden, Jean Hilda (1906 - )
Matron and Servicewoman
Curtis-Otter, Margaret Catherine (1910 - 1992)
Servicewoman
Cutler, Helen Gray Annetta (1923 - 1990)
Servicewoman and Community worker
Darling, Honor Brinsley (1918 - 2000)
Servicewoman and Journalist
Darling, Janet Patteson (Pat) (1913 - )
Servicewoman
Davidson, Ethel Sarah (1872 - 1939)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Davis, Mervyn Twynam (1916 - 1985)
Landscape architect and Servicewoman
Deasey, Maude (Kathleen) (1909 - 1968)
Teacher, Servicewoman and Administrator
Docker, Betty Bristow (1920 - 2001)
Servicewoman, Nurse and Matron
Doherty, Muriel Knox (1896 - 1988)
Nurse educator and Nursing administrator
Dohnt, Lynley Eva (1898 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Douglas, Mary Stewart (May) (1904 - 1999)
Servicewoman
Dow, Patrice Moya
Servicewoman
Dowson, Dorothy (Joan) (1918 - 2006)
Servicewoman and Community worker
Doyle, Jess Scott (1921 - 1988)
Servicewoman
Dutton, Mary Doreen (Mollie) (1896 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Dynon, Moira Lenore (1920 - 1976)
Scientist, Servicewoman and Welfare worker
Eales, Jean (1915 - 1989)
Servicewoman
Evans, Beryl Alice (1922 - 2006)
Servicewoman and Parliamentarian
Fall, Constance Amy (1903 - )
Nurse
Feltham, Juanita Cecila
Servicewoman
Finlay, Judith (Judy) (1921 - )
Community worker
Fisher, Mary (Marie) Gertrude (1926 - 1995)
Servicewoman
Fisher, Nora Adel (1929 - )
Servicewoman and Public servant
Fitzpatrick, Kathleen Elizabeth (1905 - 1990)
Associate professor, Historian and Author
Flett, Penelope (Penny) Ruth
Medical administrator
Fowler, Kathleen May
Servicewoman
Fox, Mary Elizabeth Gertrude (1877 - )
Headmistress
Freeman, Mavis Louisa (1907 - )
Scientist and Servicewoman
Frost, Catherine Adelaide Marcelle (1921 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Gehan, Gwenneth Victoria (1911 - )
Servicewoman
Gerrard, Patricia (1918 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Gibson, Jean Agnes (1914 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Goddé, Mary (1921 - 2000)
Servicewoman
Gordon, Margaret Bracken (1917 - )
Community worker
Gould, Ellen Julia (Nellie) (1860 - 1941)
Nurse
Graham, Margaret (1860 - 1942)
Nurse and Matron
Gunn, Jeannie (Mrs Aeneas) (1870 - 1961)
Author
Guy, Margaret Frances (1910 - 1988)
Nurse, Nurse educator and Nursing administrator
Hamilton-Williams, Ruth Myee (1905 - )
Teacher and Servicewoman
Hammer, Julie Margaret (1955 - )
Servicewoman
Hannon, Gwenyth (1909 - )
Dentist
Hartshorn, Alma Elizabeth (1913 - 2004)
Servicewoman and Lecturer
Hawthorn, Dorothy (1901 - )
Servicewoman
Hayter, Lorna (1897 - 1989)
Agriculturalist, Servicewoman and Public servant
Healy, June Marie (1934 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Henderson, Margaret Mary (1915 - )
Physician
Heysen, Nora (1911 - 2003)
Artist
Heywood, Irene Teresa (1923 - 2004)
Servicewoman
Hill, Dorothy (1907 - 1997)
Geologist and Palaeontologist
Hodgson, Agnes
Community worker
Humphery, Isobel (1914 - )
Headmistress and Community worker
Irving, Sybil Howy (1897 - 1973)
Servicewoman
Jackson, Dawn Valerie Vautin (1917 - 1995)
Servicewoman
Jeffrey, Agnes (Betty) (1908 - 2000)
Nurse, Nursing administrator and Author
Jorgenson, June (1924 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Kellett, Adelaide Maud
Matron
Kenny, Elizabeth (1880 - 1952)
Nurse and Health administrator
Kirwan, Joan Dorothy (1924 - 2003)
Servicewoman, Nurse and Matron
Laidlaw, Annie Ina (1889 - 1978)
Matron and Servicewoman
Lane, Ethel Marion (1918 - )
Nurse, Servicewoman and Community worker
Lang, Margaret Irene (1893 - )
Nurse and Matron
Linnane, Joyce Enid (Joy) (1919 - )
Servicewoman
Lobb, Diana Joan (Di) (1930 - )
Servicewoman
Long, Thelma Dorothy (1918 - )
Tennis player and Servicewoman
Lynch, Aileen Elizabeth (1899 - )
Bureaucrat and Community worker
MacLeod, Barbara Denise (1929 - 2000)
Servicewoman
MacPherson, Daisy Cardin (Tootie) (1911 - )
Servicewoman
Mander-Jones, Lois Jessie (1920 - )
Manning, Eleanor (1906 - 1986)
Servicewoman
Marshall, Dorothy May (1902 - 1961)
Welfare worker and Teacher
Maxwell, Barbara Edwina Audrey (1932 - 1991)
Servicewoman
Mayo, Edith (Janet) Allen (1915 - 1995)
Community worker
McClemans, Sheila Mary (1909 - 1988)
Lawyer and Servicewoman
McDonald, Grace Thelma (1927 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
McEwan, Kathleen (Kitty) Agnes Rose (1894 - 1969)
Golfer, Journalist, Print Journalist, Sports Journalist and War Worker
McKenzie, Florence Violet (1892 - 1982)
Electrical engineer and Servicewoman
Meyer, Hilda Florence (1899 - )
Servicewoman
Miethke, Adelaide Laetitia (1881 - 1962)
Feminist, Social activist and Peace activist
Miller, Mabel Flora (1906 - 1978)
Barrister and Politician
Miller, Mary (1920 - 2003)
Moss, Alice Frances Mabel (1868 - 1948)
Welfare worker
Mount-Batten, Betty Joyce (1924 - )
Servicewoman and Author
Munro, Dorothy Jean (1921 - )
Servicewoman
Nixon, Elizabeth (1865 - )
Nurse
Oodgeroo Noonuccal (1920 - 1993)
Poet, Political activist, Artist and Educator
Palmer, Helen Gwynneth (1917 - 1979)
Writer, Teacher and Political activist
Parker, Kathleen Isabel Alice (Kay) (1906 - )
Servicewoman and Nurse
Parker, Marjorie Bryson (Madge) (1908 - )
Servicewoman
Pearson, Kathleen Winifred
Servicewoman
Pemberton, Jean Keers (1913 - 2001)
Servicewoman
Pender, Beryl Elizabeth (1902 - 1974)
Community worker
Penman, Alice Maud (1918 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Perkins, Jessie May
Servicewoman
Plumb, Gwendoline Jean (Gwen) (1912 - 2002)
Actor
Pocock, Mary Anne (Bessie) (1863 - 1946)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Price, Eileen May (1921 - )
Servicewoman and Teacher
Provan, Frances Betty (1911 - 1963)
Servicewoman
Rawlings, Patricia Violet May (1922 - 2009)
Servicewoman
Rawson, Marianne
Nurse
Riggs, Clara Elizabeth (Betty) (1911 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Sage, Annie Moriah (1895 - 1969)
Nurse
Savage, Eleanor (1912 - )
Servicewoman
Shaw, Edith Lydia (1901 - )
Matron
Skov, Dorathea Jane (1911 - )
Servicewoman
Snelling, Joyce Mary (1904 - 1988)
Servicewoman
Solly, Elsie Hope (1924 - )
Servicewoman and Educator
Stark, Amy Gwendoline (1910 - 1994)
Aviator and Servicewoman
Stevens, Marion (1920 - )
Servicewoman
Stevenson, Clare Grant (1903 - 1988)
Bureaucrat, Servicewoman and Community worker
Stone, June (1922 - 2005)
Servicewoman and Community worker
Swinney, Stella Edith (1911 - )
Servicewoman
Syer, Ada Corbitt (Mickey) (1910 - 1991)
Servicewoman
Taylor, Amy Katherine (1923 - )
Servicewoman and Community worker
Taylor, Marjorie Elsie (1920 - )
Servicewoman
Taylor, Marjory Alice Hamlet (1920 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Torney, Vera Alexandra (1916 - )
Servicewoman
Uren, Elizabeth (Bette) Irene (1909 - 1991)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Utting, Margaret (Peg) Vivian Moile (1922 - )
Servicewoman
Vasey, Jessie Mary (1897 - 1966)
Community worker
Verinder, Dulcie Elizabeth
Servicewoman
Wake, Nancy Grace Augusta (1912 - )
Servicewoman
Wakehurst, Margaret
Community worker
Walton, Nancy Bird (1915 - 2009)
Pilot
Waterhouse, Kathleen Lucy (1891 - 1987)
Nurse, Servicewoman and Nursing administrator
Wedgwood, Camilla Hildegarde (1901 - 1955)
Anthropologist and Educator
Wheatley, Alice Jean (1904 - )
Servicewoman and Matron
White, Jessie McHardie (1870 - 1957)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Whitlam, Margaret Elaine (1919 - )
Journalist and Social worker
Whitworth, Joyce Ethel (1911 - 1998)
Servicewoman
Wilson, Grace Margaret (1879 - 1957)
Matron
Wilson, Honor Cameron (1914 - 1998)
Physiotherapist and Servicewoman
Wilson, Shirley Cameron (1918 - 2003)
Nurse and Servicewoman
Woods, Dora (1887 - )
Nurse and Servicewoman
Young, Wilma Elizabeth Forster Oram (1916 - 2001)
Nurse and Servicewoman