Soldiers Provide Medical Care for Vietnamese

O'Brien, George
October 2007
Soldiers;Oct2007, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p46
The article reports on the joint medical mission undertaken by the soldiers and other service members of the U.S. Army, Pacific and U.S. Pacific Command in Hue, Vietnam. Around 3,000 people were treated at Hue Central Hospital and at temporary clinics set up for people in outlying areas. The U.S. medical personnel sent for the medical mission include surgeons, physicians, dentists, hygienists and nurses. Military personnel also took part in repairing classrooms and in establishing water lines at two elementary schools.


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