Ann (Keats) Winzer (1794-1873)

Some 40 years before the legendary Florence Nightingale led her party of nurses to help the soldiers of the Crimea, Ann Winzer was nursing the soldiers at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 as the inscription on her gravestone in the churchyard at Piddlehinton, Dorset records.

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