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BATTLEFIELD MEDICINE: TRAUMA CARE IN THE CIVIL WAR

Event Type: Special Event
Date: 2/6/2016
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
 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 they were evacuated from their location, and where they were treated. Jake Wynn of The National Museum of Civil War Medicine will present. For more information call (703)746-1721.
Library: Barrett Branch Library
Location: Other