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Vimy Ridge Medical

Vimy Ridge Medical

Somewhere in France (9 April 1917): A centenary review of medical arrangements at Vimy Ridge. A timely article by LCol Vivian McAlister, 1 Canadian Field Hospital, discussing the medical arrangement at the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Click here to read.

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Field Surgical Unit

Field Surgical Unit

George Saulnier, a Canadian veteran now living in Phoenix, has produced an interesting and informative video based on John Burwell Hillsman’s Eleven Men and A Scalpel. Follow the links to view  the first two parts of the three part series: Part One “Field Surgical Unit” Part Two “Battle Exhaustion”

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CFHSTC Museum

CFHSTC Museum

Thanks to the CFHSTC we have discovered some significant medical artifacts in the Base Borden Military Museum which definitely merit sharing. Click here to see what was discovered.

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IFOR Surgeon’s Reflects

IFOR Surgeon’s Reflects

Twenty years after servicing a six-month tour as IFOR Theatre Surgeon in Bosnia-Herzegovina, former FMC Command Surgeon, Colonel Peter Green has agreed to share some observations from his tour. Letters from Sarajevo examine the military medical facilities and resource in support of NATO operations in Bosnia-Herzegovina based on personal visits to all force medical installations during the period January – June 1996.  The letters...

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