Vivian Bullwinkel

Nurse, Military Person

1915 – 2000

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Who was Vivian Bullwinkel?

Vivian Bullwinkel, Mrs. Statham, AO, MBE, ARRC, ED, FNM was an Australian Army nurse during the Second World War. She was the sole survivor of the Bangka Island Massacre, when the Japanese killed 21 of her fellow nurses on Radji Beach, Bangka Island on 16 February 1942.

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Born
Dec 18, 1915
Kapunda
Nationality
  • Australia
Profession
Died
Jul 3, 2000
Perth

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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