Women of the Illawarra who served in WW2
The following Women were Born and/or Resident in Bellambi at the time of their Enlistment in WW2 – this is information was sourced from the Australian WW2 Nominal Roll.
There were only a small number of women from Bellambi but they were far from insignificant – all were in the Army, some were probably nurses and three of the five were officers. Note – in WW2 more than half of the women who enlisted in Australia joined the Airforce.
|BENNETT||MAVIS||EILEEN RUTH||NX127304 (N101386)||Captain|