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Elizabeth Shorten Interview

Elizabeth Shorten was born in 1925 and grew up in Clonmel, County Tipperary. She trained as a nurse in St. Andrew’s Military Hospital, London, qualifying in 1947. She was employed in different hospitals in England and she subsequently took up a position as a nursing sister with the Irish Army and was stationed in Collins Barracks in Cork City. After marrying in 1955, she emigrated and lived in Eng…