QARANC origin

Updated: 5/3/2020
QARANC origin

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  • The origin of the Corps can be traced back to Florence Nightingale, who lobbied for support of female military nurses.
  • We have a dire need for female nurses in the military
  • The Army Nursing Service, which was the first iteration of the QARANC, was established in 1881.
  • I am proud to announce the formation of the Army Nursing Service
  • The Army Nursing Service joined forces with Princess Christian's Army Nursing Service Reserve in 1897 in order to be better prepared for war.
  • I fear that we are ill-prepared if war breaks out
  • Why not merge with another nursing service?