PORTER, Cicely Agnes Bright.

Cicely Agnes Porter

A Nurse at Hathersage VAD Hospital c1915-1918, then 1918-1919 at 4 London general Hospital (Kings Cross Hospital).  b 1895 Sheffield. 1911C at Hope. Married 28/8/1928 Edward Fairchild Watling, classics master at King Edwards School, Sheffield. d 2/6/1982, Kendal, Westmorland. Sister of Edith Mary Porter. Their father William Smith Porter was a Physician, Lt Col R.A.M.C (territorial) 3rd Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, 1914-1918. Built ‘Phoebe Croft’ at Hope, Derbyshire, where the family lived 1908-1920, before returning to Sheffield. There were several organised trips by patients of Hathersage VAD hospital, to ‘Phoebe Croft’ during the war.