Dr Flora Murray

Dr Flora Murray

Birth
Dalton, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Death 28 Jul 1923 (aged 54)
Belsize Park, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England
Burial Penn, Chiltern District, Buckinghamshire, England
Memorial ID 6531848 · View Source
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The inscription reads : "To the love of God and in memory of Flora Murray, C.B.E., M.D., B.S. Durham, D.Ph. Cambridge. Daughter of Commander John Murray, R.N., of Murraythwaite, Dumfriesshire. Born 8th. May 1869, died 28th. July 1923. She commanded the Military Hospital in Endell Street, London, with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel 1915-1919. God gave her strength to lead, to pity, and to heal." Buried along with her friend, Louisa Garrett Anderson (q.v.).

Bio by: Iain MacFarlaine


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TO THE
DEAR LOVE OF COMRADES
AND IN MEMORY OF
FLORA MURRAY
CBE. MD. DURHAM. DPH. CAMBRIDGE.
DAUGHTER OF COMMANDER JOHN MURRAY RN
MURRAYTHWAITE DUMFRIESHIRE
BORN 8 MAY 1869
DIED 28 JULY 1923
SHE COMMANDED THE MILITARY HOSPITAL
ENDELL STREET LONDON WITH THE
RANK OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL RAMC
1915-1919
GOD GAVE HER STRENGTH TO LEAD
TO PITY AND TO HEAL
AND OF HER FRIEND
LOUISA GARRETT ANDERSON
CBE. MD. BS. CHIEF SURGEON
1914-1919
DAUGHTER OF JAMES GEORGE AND
ELIZABETH GARRETT ANDERSON
OF ALDEBURGH SUFFOLK
BORN 28 JULY 1873
DIED 15 NOVEMBER 1943
WE HAVE BEEN GLORIOUSLY HAPPY


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Iain MacFarlaine
  • Added: 21 Jun 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6531848
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Flora Murray (8 May 1869–28 Jul 1923), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6531848, citing Holy Trinity Churchyard, Penn, Chiltern District, Buckinghamshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .