Vivian Bullwinkel

 

 

Age: 84

 

Summary: Australian nurse and a former prisoner of war who became the sole survivor of the Banka Island Massacre when Japanese soldiers killed 21 of her fellow nurses on Radji Beach in an Indonesia island during World War II on February 16, 1942.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: December 18, 1915

 

Died: July 3, 2000

 

Location: Perth, Australia