U.S. Medical Officers


Charcoal sketch on illustration board. In this outdoor scene, groups of men stand or sit around several stretchers. The stretcher in the center of the drawing is occupied by a man being attended to by three soldiers.

Date Made: 1918-09Associated Date: 1917-1918

Associated Person: War DepartmentMaker: Morgan, Wallace

Location: Currently not on view

Related Event: World War I

Subject: POWs, Medicine

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Credit Line: War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25791Catalog Number: 25791Accession Number: 64592

Object Name: sketch

Physical Description: charcoal (overall production method/technique)illustration board (overall material)Measurements: overall: 19 in x 24 3/4 in; 48.26 cm x 62.865 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-8491-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_448030

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