In early 1942, Ruth Beery returned to the University of Virginia to assume the role of Chief Nurse in the newly formed 8th Evacuation Hospital
Vietnam: United States Army 24th Evacuation Hospital
Then patients were sent by ambulance or truck to evacuation hospitals
Skilled and Resolute chronicles the history of the 12th Evacuation Hospital
which then became the 212th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH), covering the years from 1917 to 2006.
Many years ago, I came across a letter written by a soldier to his mother from an evacuation hospital
Army veteran; he served 4 years as an Army medical aid technician with the 2nd evacuation hospital
in the European, African and Middle Eastern campaign.
For the army nurses of the 2nd Auxiliary Surgical Group and the 95th and 16th evacuation hospital
groups, it began in August 1943.
Adams, 86, of Worcester, who was a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division, and Helen Nagarian Rusz, 88, of Paxton, who was a lieutenant nurse in an Army evacuation hospital
Evans volunteered for Vietnam and served in the burn unit of the 36th Evacuation Hospital
in Vung Tau and with the 71st Evacuation Hospital
in Pleiku from 1968 to 1969, caring for the soldiers who fought with bravery and all-too-often died of their wounds.
He was an Army Veteran of the Korean War serving as a medic with the 121st Evacuation Hospital
In his book, This Just In, What I Couldn't Tell You On TV, Schieffer wrote about the men he covered in Vietnam during a visit to the 93rd Evacuation Hospital
at Bien Hoa.
Army where he was commanding officer and chief of surgery at the 121 Evacuation Hospital
in Seoul, Korea.
The unit eventually arrived at Long Binh adjacent to the 24th Evacuation Hospital
and became fully operational by September 1967.