Emma Marie MONCUR
Also known as: née Dietrich, Norma
Died: 12/1971Special Achievements:
South Australia's first non-graduate woman veterinarian was granted registration in 1938 under the amended Veterinary Surgeons'Act of South Australia enabling some basic veterinary assistance in the stateàs rural areas. She treated mainly horses and livestock in the farming communities of the Murray Mallee, later becoming a recluse, and living in a hut near Lameroo with only dogs and cats for company.