Vietnam Nurses

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Vietnam Nurses
Vietnam Nurses promotional poster.
Directed byPolly Watkins
Produced byLizzette Atkins
Beth Frey
Written byPolly Watkins
Music byJohn Willsteed
CinematographyMichael Williams
Edited byTony Stevens
Distributed byRonin Films (Australia) / Circe Films (International)
Release date
2005 (2005)
Running time
52 minutes

Vietnam Nurses is a 2005 television documentary directed by Polly Watkins. It tells the story of six Australian Army nurses who served in a field hospital in Vietnam between the years 1962 and 1972.


  • Diane Badcock[1]
  • Anne Healey
  • Maggie Hopcraft
  • Jan McCarthy
  • Terrie Ross
  • Colleen Thurgar
  • Barry Morgan


The film won an Australian Film Institute award in 2006 and received a further 3 nominations.[citation needed]


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