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Live Stream – Chain of Survival: Ambulances in the Civil War
September 28, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT| 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 Monday, September 28 at 1:00 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/live at the scheduled time.
Director of Interpretation Jake Wynn and Membership and Development Coordinator Kyle Dalton will discuss the life-saving use of ambulances during the Civil War by both sides. From the type of ambulance used in the field to how they were organized ambulances proved to be a hot topic of debate in our nation’s bloodiest conflict. Viewers can submit questions to Jake and Kyle in advance on Facebook or by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or in the comment box as the program is happening.
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