The Battlefield Medical Manual 1944
- The US Medical Department
15th October 2014
The original soldier’s handbook of practical battlefield triage.
In no place is medicine more valued than the battlefield. In 1944, the US War Department published this handbook in preparation for the horrors of the Second World War. Giving an intriguing insight into not only field medicine but also living conditions and army training at the time, The Battlefield Medical Manual is a book that has, no doubt, saved millions of lives.