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Memories of Service 4 - Barbara Rowarth Web (Full Length Episode) – 2017 Documentary War

Memories of Service 4 - Barbara Rowarth

Web (Full Length Episode) – 2017 Documentary War

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I went in with the cooks and stewards but I never did cook or stew.
– Barbara Rowarth
I was introduced as 4th Officer Mackie and Sir Bruce Fraser said: what the hell are you? And I said a 4th Officer. He said: there’s no such thing. I felt alive but he didn’t think so.
– Barbara Rowarth
Dr Gilmore said: try some of this. And he gave him a white enamel meat dish with half an inch or so of dark green jelly. It tasted foul, it was really bitter. And that was the first penicillin made in Auckland.
– Barbara Rowarth