Miss Elsie Mary Searles

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Forename:
Elsie Mary
Surname:
Searles
Address:
99 Ware Road, Hertford,
County:
Herts
Age when engaged:
N/A
Character:
N/A
Service from:
24/10/1914
Service to:
still Working
Hospital:
N/A
Previous engagement:
N/A
Rank at engagement:
Asst. Cook
Date of engagement:
24/10/1914
Pay at engagement:
N/A
Rank at termination:
Head Cook
Date of termination:
Still serving
Pay at termination:
31/6 per week
Particulars of duties:
Superintending a Military Hospital Kitchen
Whole or part time:
Whole time
Additional information:
I worked at the V.A.D. Hospital Hertford as Asst Cook from Oct 24th 1914 to March 22nd 1916. On March 23rd 1916 I reported at the Military Hospital Colchester as Asst Cook pay 23/-per week. On April 26th 1918 I was made Head Cook at the above Hospital pay 31/6 per week and am still working here. E.M. Searles.
Department:
N/A
Commission:
Essex Working Herts / 2
Certificate no:
N/A
Honours awarded:
N/A
Vad cards:
VAD card 1
VAD card 2

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