Civil War Talk – Treating Orthopedic Injuries from the Battle of Monocacy

When: Back to Calendar July 5, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Where: Monocacy National Battlefield
5201 Urbana Pike
MD 21704
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Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Contact: Kyle Wichtendahl
301-695-1864, Ext. 1013
Dr. John M. Rathgeb, MD will explore real cases from Union and Confederate Soldiers wounded during the Battle of Antietam. The presentation will examine their injuries, course of treatment, and outcome and compare them with modern orthopedic practices. In commemoration of the 150th Battle of Monocacy, the July Civil War Talk will be held at the Monocacy National Battlefield Visitors Center and will be a free lecture. 

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