Edith Cavell World War 1 Field Hospital

Commemoration | Shire Hall Gallery
Dates From | 19 Sep 2015 to 19 Sep 2015

Discover what it was like in a WWI hospital. The Cavell Trust will bring their very own Field Hospital to the Market Square in Stafford. Cavell Nurses’ Trust were founded in memory of WW1 nurse Edith Cavell to support the nations nurses when they are in need. As well as nursing injured troops from both side of the conflict, Edith Cavell was executed for helping hundreds of Allied troops to escape occupied Belgium as part of the resistance movement. Find out more about Edith and her life, WW1 nursing and the resistance movement at our field hospital and have a go at some of the activities that nurses would have carried out yourself

Opening times

10.00am - 16.00pm


£ Free


Shire Hall Gallery
Market Square
ST16 2LD