Nurse Isobel Thompson
Nurse Isobel Thompson worked for CORSO from 1947-50 during China’s brutal civil war, helping orphaned children. She was there because of an appeal to New Zealand from Madame Sun Yat-sen for qualified staff to work in the Peace Hospitals. Lynda hears from the Consul General of China and broadcaster George Andrews about why Nurse Isobel Thompson is considered a household name in China.
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