The Red Cross Society was established in Australia within days of the outbreak of WW1 in 1914. Within the first month, Queenslanders mobilised to form 196 branches across the state. View the finding aid at SLQ: http://hdl.handle.net/10462/eadarc/4131
These minute books are of the Red Cross Queensland Division meetings held in the British Medical Association rooms in Brisbane. This volume documents the minutes of meetings held between 28 Jan 1919 - 15 Dec 1920, starting with the 1920 minutes and working back to the minutes of 1919.
They include details of those present, correspondence, hospital services and the services offered to members of the services and returned men.Read more »
Image : Minutes of the first meeting of Australian Red Cross Society, Queensland Division, 22 November 1920. Reference code: OMBH