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Sister Rosetta Wight remembered as 'brave' 80 years after Bangka Island Massacre

Alex Gretgrix
By Alex Gretgrix
February 15 2022 - 5:00pm
Sister Rosetta Joan Wight was one of the nurses who lost their lives in the Bangka Island Massacre. Picture courtesy of South Gippsland Secondary College.

After completing her nursing training in Bendigo, Sister Rosetta Joan Wight could never have imagined the sacrifices and service for her country would ultimately lead to her demise.

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Alex Gretgrix

Alex Gretgrix

Journalist

Journalist based in Bendigo, Victoria, covering health and Buloke and Campaspe Shire news at the Bendigo Advertiser. Contact via alex.gretgrix@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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