Teddy Bear Sister Bernadette O’Meara Nurse
Nurse Sister Bernadette O’Meara is the sixth bear in the Australia in the Great War series. She is an ANZAC Centenary bear and is just adorable. Piercing blue eyes and long eyelashes, heeled boots and that striking nurses uniform. The uniform represents the working dress of the Australian Army Nursing Service and includes zephyr grey dress with white collar, white veil and scarlet cape. Her rank of sister is shown by the stars or ‘pips’ worn on her epaulettes, which are accompanied by curved bronze Australia titles. She wears the Rising Sun badge of the Australian Army Nursing Service displayed on her right sleeve. She stands 40cm high and comes with a certificate of authenticity, limited to 10,000 worldwide. Her clear presentation box features information about the work of the nurses during WWI.