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Elizabeth Patience Stanger Junior Commander First Aid Nursing Yeomanry FANY ATS


Elizabeth Patience Stanger, Auxiliary Territorial Service, Women's Transport Service, (First Aid Nursing Yeomanry) was mobilised during World War Two and rose to the rank of Junior Commander


Elizabeth Patience Stanger Junior Commander First Aid Nursing Yeomanry FANY ATS


She was born on 31 March 1910 in Kensington, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England.

She died whilst on duty on 28 April 1944, aged 34 years at Romsey, Test Valley Borough, Hampshire.

She is buried in the St Mary the Virgin Churchyard at Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells Borough, Kent.

Her headstone, with cap badges on either side, reads:

In loving memory of Elizabeth Patience Stanger Junior Commander First Aid Nursing Yeomanry and Auxiliary Territorial Service died April 28th 1944 aged 34. She gave all that we might live.

At the foot of her grave is the headstone which reads:

Joan Mary Humphrey nee Stranger 1906 - 2004 May her soul rest in peace.

Joan Mary Humphrey nee Stranger 1906 - 2004 May her soul rest in peace

Elizabeth was the daughter of Reginald Harry Hursthouse Stanger and Alice Evelyn Mason of Old Place, Speldhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

She had enlisted in the Auxiliary Territorial Service, Women's Transport Service, (First Aid Nursing Yeomanry) in January 1939. She was mobilised at the outbreak of the Second World War and was posted to Newhaven, Sussex where the 8th (London) Motor Company operated in the convoys of ambulances meeting the returning hospital ships. In 1940 she was promoted to sergeant and then in 1944 to junior commander.

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