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Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) Unit

Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) Unit Cold War American History Social Studies

The U.S. Army used mobile medical units during the Korean War. This image depicts a scene, from the Korean War, where a team was waiting for incoming patients.

The U.S. Army Korea - Installation Management Command - describes this picture as follows:

Personnel and equipment needed to save a man's life are assembled at HQs of the 8225th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, Korea. October 14, 1951.

Cpl. Charles Abrahamson (from the U.S. Army Signal Corps) took this picture.


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Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

 

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