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Elsie Knocker
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One of "The Madonnas of Pervyse"
Born (1884-06-29)29 June 1884
Died 26 April 1978(1978-04-26) (aged 93)
Education St. Nicholas's, Folkestone
Château Lutry, Switzerland
Years active September 1914 - March 1918
Medical career
Profession Nurse
Institutions Children's Hip Hospital, Sevenoaks
Queen Charlotte's Hospital
Munro Ambulance Corps

Elsie Knocker, later Baroness de T'Serclaes, MM, OStJ (29 July 1884 – 26 April 1978) was a British nurse and ambulance driver in World War I who, together with her friend Mairi Chisholm, won numerous medals for bravery and for saving the lives of thousands of soldiers on the Western Front in Belgium. Dubbed "The Madonnas of Pervyse" by the press, the two were among the most photographed women of the war.

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