Battlefield Medicine: Trauma Care in the Civil War

  • Details

    Civil War soldiers suffered devastating casualties. Have you ever wondered who took care of them? This program explains and demonstrates medical practices of the time. Learn about Civil War ammunition and the types of wounds it caused. The speaker will also talk about casualties, how the wounded were evacuated, and where they were treated. Experts from the National Museum of Civil War Medicine will present.

  • Dec 19, 2016
  • Phone:
  • (703) 746-1705
  • Times:
  • Starting: 07:00 PM
  • Price:
  • Free
  • Location:
  • Duncan Branch Library
  • 2501 Commonwealth Ave.
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Details

    Civil War soldiers suffered devastating casualties. Have you ever wondered who took care of them? This program explains and demonstrates medical practices of the time. Learn about Civil War ammunition and the types of wounds it caused. The speaker will also talk about casualties, how the wounded were evacuated, and where they were treated. Experts from the National Museum of Civil War Medicine will present.

Battlefield Medicine: Trauma Care in the Civil War
  • December 19, 2016 to December 19, 2016
  • Duncan Branch Library
  • Free