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Camp Funston - Swine Flu Attacks

Camp Funston - Swine Flu Attacks American History Disasters Medicine Tragedies and Triumphs

As American soldiers were preparing for war in Europe, during World War I, a deadly attack of flu (of the swine-influenza variation) descended on Camp Funston - in Kansas.  As soldier after soldier took ill, tent hospitals were set up on site.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

 

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