Vietnam memories: Australian Army Nurses, the Vietnam War, and oral history
Article first published online: 2 AUG 2007
Volume 3, Issue 3, pages 138–145, September 1996
How to Cite
Hemmings, L. (1996), Vietnam memories: Australian Army Nurses, the Vietnam War, and oral history. Nursing Inquiry, 3: 138–145. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1800.1996.tb00028.x
- Issue published online: 2 AUG 2007
- Article first published online: 2 AUG 2007
- Accepted for publication 13 February 1996
- collective memory;
- military nursing;
- oral history.
This paper is about women nurse veterans from the Royal Australian Army Nursing Corps (RAANC) who served in Vietnam. I aim to develop an understanding about these nurses that might place their experiences into a wider context. My conclusions provide starting points for future studies on myth, remembering and oral history.