• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE0867

Sturm, Doreen Nellie (Anne)

(1914 – 1991)
  • Born 1 January, 1914, Adelaide South Australia Australia
  • Died 1 October, 1991
  • Occupation Nurse


Doreen Nellie Sturm, commonly known as Anne, was born in Adelaide, South Australia. She completed training at the Royal Adelaide Hospital in 1937. Anne spent the early years of the war in private nursing in Melbourne, Victoria. Returning to Adelaide in 1943 she worked at the Truby King Mothercraft League of South Australia Clinic for two years. She was also an active member of various nursing organizations.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • State Library of South Australia
    • Interview with Anne Sturm [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin