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Government Documents - Military and Veterans Agencies: Army Medical Department

War Department, Navy Department, Army, Department of Defense, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Military Establishment, Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies

About the agency

The Medical Department was established as a branch of the Army in 1818. It became the Army Medical Service in 1950.

Internet resources

Books about the Army Medical Department

Annual reports

Annual report of the Surgeon General (D 104.1:, M 102.1:, W 44.1:) (not to be confused with the Surgeon General in the Health and Human Services Department)

Historical studies



Bulletin (D 104.3:, M 102.3:, W 44.21/7:)

U.S. Army Medical Department journal (D 101.42/3:)

Additional documents covering 1910-1932 are available in the Executive Branch Documents microfiche set. Please contact a government documents librarian if you have questions about our holdings.

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