#94003 Overall Influence

Margaret Dryburgh

Teacher, Nurse and Missionary


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Margaret Dryburgh was an English teacher and missionary. Born in Sunderland, England, she later became a missionary in Singapore, where she was captured in the Second World War. The plight of Dryburgh and her fellow inmates such as Betty Jeffrey in a Japanese prisoner of war camp inspired the 1996 film Paradise Road. She wrote The Captives' Hymn while imprisoned.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Durham University

Collegiate public research university in Durham, England, United Kingdom

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#93 World Rank