• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE0519

Gehan, Gwenneth Victoria

(1911 – 1995) Members of the Women's Auxiliary National Service (WANS)
  • Born 27 July, 1911
  • Died 12 July, 1995, Glen Osmond South Australia Australia
  • Occupation Servicewoman


During World War II Gwenneth Gehan served with the Australian Women’s Army Service, having been a member of the Women’s Australian National Services previously. Upon completion of the Officers’ Training Course she was posted to the Quartermaster’s Department, Victoria Barracks, Sydney. Later she transferred to the Recruit Training School, Killara and towards the end of 1942 accompanied a draft of Signalwomen to Queensland. At the time of her discharge on 23 April 1946 Gehan held the rank of Major.

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    • Australian Women's Army Service (AWAS) (1941 - 1947)