Innovations in Navy Medicine – Hospital Ships

(STL.News) Hospital ships have played an integral role in treating and saving lives, both in peacetime and war, for almost as long as there has been a Navy Medicine.  This video highlights major milestones for Hospital Ships since their inception during the Barbary Wars, including WWII following the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941.

YouTube video provided courtesy of US Navy

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