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The forgotten women of the front line

Above, Scot Mairi Chishom, right, was one of two nurses known as the Madonnas of Pervyse. Main picture, injured soldiers at a first-aid post near the front in 1914      Photograph: Getty

Above, Scot Mairi Chishom, right, was one of two nurses known as the Madonnas of Pervyse. Main picture, injured soldiers at a first-aid post near the front in 1914 Photograph: Getty

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