• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE0886

Cherry, Enid

(1891 – 1986)
  • Born 1 January, 1891, Adelaide South Australia Australia
  • Died 31 December, 1986
  • Occupation Nurse, Servicewoman


Enid Cherry was born in Adelaide in 1891. She served in the Australian Army Nursing Service between 1917 and 1919. In the 1920s she was appointed as an industrial nurse at Myers in Rundle Street, Adelaide. Here she remained for 23 years, as the nurse to provide care for staff and customers.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • State Library of South Australia
    • Interview with Enid Cherry [sound recording] Interviewer: Barbara Parker
    • Interview with Kathleen Turner and Enid Cherry [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin
    • Interview with Enid Cherry [sound recording] Interviewer: Beth M. Robertson

Related entries

  • Related Organisations
    • Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) (1902 - 1948)