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Transfusion, Rendezvous Point

A corpsman gives an IV to a wounded Marine
Description: Drawing, Charcoal on Paper; by Kerr Eby; 1944; Framed Dimensions 31H X 39W
Accession #: 88-159-CU as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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Painted from real life, this study portrays the administration of first aid and blood plasma to casualties during the campaign on Bougainville. At a station only a few hundred feet from the battlefront, the wounded are prepared for the grueling and hazardous trip back to a base hospital.

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Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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