Mabel Brookes

Real Name
Mabel Brookes
Biography
Dame Mabel Brookes, Lady Brookes, DBE (15 June 1890 – 30 April 1975) was an Australian community worker, activist, socialite, writer, memoirist and humanitarian.Born as Mabel Balcombe Emmerton in Raveloe, South Yarra, Victoria in 1890, her best-known service was as president of the Queen Victoria Hospital from 1923–1970, where she presided over the addition of three new wings within ten years....  Read more »
Occupation
Writer
Religion
Anglicanism