05/05/1915- Completed enlistment with Australian Army Nursing Service Reserve
24/05/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard “Mooltan” bound for England
27/06/1915- Disembarked Plymouth England & posted to duty at No.1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital at Harefield England
18/07/1915- Embarked Devonport England via Lemnos where 3rd Australian General Hospital medical Staff were deployed, then sailed on to Egypt
01/08/1915- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt then posted to duty at 1st Australian General Hospital(AGH) Heliopolis Egypt
06/12/1915- Admitted Al Hayat Hospital Helouan Egypt(Sickness)
13/12/1915- Invalided from Suez aboard “Wandilla” as Medically Unfit and returned to Australia
14/01/1916- Disembarked Fremantle WA
02/03/1916- Recovered from illness and Posted to Transport Duty
09/03/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard “Mongolia” bound for Egypt
01/04/1916- To No. 3 Australian General Hospital Abbassia Egypt,
07/07/1916- Embarked Cairo Egypt to England
19/07/1916- To Duty at Royal Victorian Hospital Netley  England
03/08/1916-  Caught train to Liverpool and posted to Transport Duty aboard “Suevic” for trip to Australia- Nurse HAYES would have typically served at the No. 8 AGH Fremantle prior to serving further transport duty on a return journey from Fremantle to England,
02/01/1917- Granted 14 days leave England
21/01/1917- To No. 2 Australian Auxiliary Hospital Southall England
31/01/1917- To No. 2 Australian General Hospital Wimereux France
01/09/1917- Promoted to Sister at No. 2 AGH Wimereux
12/12/1917- Granted Leave England
27/12/1917- Rejoined No. 2 AGH Wimereux ex Leave
20/01/1918- Admitted 14th General Hospital Wimereux (suffered concussion in an accident)  23/02/1918- Transferred to Nurses Convalescent Home Camiers France
12/03/1918- Rejoined No. 2 AGH Wimereux ex Injury
25/10/1918- Granted Leave England
15/11/1918- Rejoined No. 2 AGH Wimereux France ex Leave
16/03/1919- Granted Leave England
03/05/1919- Embarked Devonport England aboard “Karoola” for Return to Australia
15/06/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
07/12/1919- Discharged from Service (Medically Unfit).


1914/1915 Star No. 2723

British War Medal No. 2872

Victory Medal No. 2868.



  • Completed 3 years nursing training and qualified at Fremantle Public Hospital in June 1912,
  • Charge Nurse at Fremantle & Bunbury Hospitals prior to the war,
  • Member of Australian Trained Nurses Association,
  • Matron Childrens Hospital Subiaco Perth.