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C/300/9/2
'Shrodells, Watford' badge

 
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Repository:Royal College of Nursing Archives
Ref:C/300/9/2
Title:'Shrodells, Watford' badge
Date:1945
Extent:1 item
Scope:'Shrodells, Watford' badge:Round bronze hospital badge suspended from a bar. Band has the legend 'SHRODELLS, WATFORD' on it surrounding a centre heraldic design consisting of two stags flanking a shield of horizontal stripes, surmounted by battlements or a crown [unclear]. The shield contains a smaller shield design with a resting stag on it. Below the shield is the legend 'TRUST & FEAR NOT'.Obverse inscription: 'L. HOCHSINGER /1943-1945'.Safety pin attached to back of badge.Condition: reasonable.[This badge relates to the time when Lisbeth Hockey was undertaking General Nurse training in Watford. Hochsinger was Lisbeth's original surname - she changed it to Hockey in 1949].[Badges are kept in the RCN Archive's badge (B) series - please note the alternative reference code B/795]
Bioghist:Lisbeth Hochsinger changed her surname to Hockey in 1949.
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