Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

A Navy Corpsman Helps

A navy corpsman treats a civilian child
Description: Painting, Acrylic on Board; by Jim Sharpe; 1969; Framed Dimensions 20H X 29W
Accession #: 88-162-SE
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Wherever naval units were stationed in Vietnam, they instituted programs to assist the civilian population and gain their support for the allied cause. Such assistance included medical care, instruction in hygiene and sanitation, distribution of clothing, medicine, and other supplies.

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