Rosa Hoemaecker

First NameRosa
Middle Name
Last NameHoemaecker
Date of birth18 January 1879
GenderFemale
ProfessionHospital nun
LanguagesFlemish, French
Arrival in the UKDecember 1914
Departure from the UK1919
Notes"Sister Candida", a nun of the order of the "Zusters van Liefde", who took care of the sick in Nieuwpoort's hospital. Decorated by King Albert of Belgium in De Panne with three other sisters for taking care of old and sick people in Nieuwpoort, when the city was already under heavy fire (December 1914). Moved to London shortly after to Saint Vincentschool, Mill Hill, where the sisters stayed until the end of the war. Peter Vandenabeele
Belgian Addresses
  • Langestraat 95, Nieuwpoort, Belgium
UK Addresses
  • Wentworth Cottage, The Ridgeway, London NW7 1RL, UK

Langestraat 95, Nieuwpoort, Belgium

Wentworth Cottage, The Ridgeway, London NW7 1RL, UK