We Also Served: The Forgotten Women of the First World War

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As German troops moved south into France, French and British troops tried to stop them. Robert Jones, considered to be the father of modern British orthopaedics, introduces the Thomas splint for fractures of the femur (thigh bone). Merritt describes being wounded, action on battlefield, mentions cadets Norborne C. Letter is headed "Battlefield" and discusses Battle of Malvern Hill (Seven Days' Battle, Peninsular Campaign). Medical Diaries and Biographies includes accounts of Flanders, the Battles of the Somme and Passchendaele, German South West Africa, the American Red Cross in Siberia, the Imperial Russian Army Medical Corps and on board the HMS Carnarvon, during WW1.

Pages: 224

Publisher: Pen and Sword History (November 30, 2014)


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