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8 September 1915 : Follower Dasarat died in Brighton of illness


The son of Jata of Deolali, Nashik, Bombay, India, Dasarat arrived in the UK in October/November 1914.

After seeing service in France in 1915, he died of illness in Brighton hospital on 8th September 1915.

Dasarat was cremated at the Chattri, Patcham Down, Sussex.

Dasarat remembered on the memorial


All photographs by J F Vernon CC BY SA.…

British Military Nurses and the Great War: a Guide to the Services


Little has been written about British military nurses during the Great War, and few primary sources have survived, which makes it difficult to piece together even the basic details of the organization and administration of the nursing services during this period. To understand the situation that existed during the war, it is necessary to be familia…