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Medical Reports: The Battle of Fredericksburg
December 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST| FREE
COVID-19 and closures won’t stop us from sharing the incredible lessons we can learn from studying medical care during the Civil War!
Join us on Tuesday, December 15 at 4:00 PM on Facebook Live for a virtual program hosted by the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. You can tune in live by visiting facebook.com/civilwarmed at the scheduled time.
Director of Interpretation Jake Wynn and Education Coordinator John Lustrea will read reports from the Union and Confederate Medical Directors at the Battle of Fredericksburg on the 158th anniversary of the battle. Their reports shed light on the incredible efforts made by Civil War surgeons to provide life saving medical care amidst challenging circumstances. Don’t miss this important glimpse into the world of Civil War medicine.
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