Source 3

Map of Europe and the War area

3. This is a map of where the fighting took place.

  • Look at the map of the war area and see if you can find the following:
    • where the fighting took place
    • where the hospital was
    • the United Kingdom
  • Why do you think the soldiers’ hospital was so far away from where the fighting was?
  • How do you think Florence and her nurses got to Scutari?
  • Do you think it would have been an easy journey?
  • How long do you think it would have taken them to get there from England?