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student nurses - the only change in student nurses uniforms for many years was the white hose and shoes. My class that entered Phila. Gen'l Hosp. School of Nursing in 1960, was the first not to have to wear black hose and shoes as they entered the school.

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c.1914-18 First World War volunteer nurse's uniform: The uniform comprises a blue cotton chambray dress with concealed buttons down the centre front & a starched white cotton apron & cap. The nurses caps in addition to covering hair, were used to denote rank or seniority. Museum of London

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VINTAGE 1960/70's PRAIRIE/FAERIE GLEN PLAY CLOTHES NURSE OUTFIT - MADE in ENGLAN

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1938 The Women's Voluntary Service for Civil Defence (later the Women's Royal Voluntary Service) is set up by Lady Stella Reading (1894-1971).

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British 'angels' who braved WW1 trenches

Elsie (left) and Mairi in nurses' uniforms (pic: courtesy of Diane Atkinson)

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Dame Cicely Saunders in her nursing outfit STARTED THE FIRST HOSPICE, which she started in England in 1963

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WWI, German Red Cross nurse equipped by the Bavarian women's association. - AKG Images

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