The Vanguard : First in France

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Title

The Vanguard : First in France

Subject

Harvard U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 5.
World War, 1914-1918.
Medicine, Military.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
Horrax, Gilbert, 1887-1957.

Description

A monthly newsletter from the personnel of Base Hospital No. 5--the first publication from the American Expeditionary Forces--began to appear in November 1917. The issue displayed commemorates a year's anniversary since the departure for France and includes the poem "Lines Written One Year after Leaving America," by Captain Gilbert Horrax from the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital staff. Horrax, a neurologist, later married Geraldine K. Martin, who served in the American Ambulance Hospital Unit.

Source

The Vanguard, first in France. [Boulogne] Base Hospital 5, U.S. Army.

Date Created

1918-05

Format

text

Extent

1 pamphlet.

Language

English.

Type

text

Identifier

P. 2951.

Provenance

From the Collections of the Boston Medical Library.

Files

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Citation

“The Vanguard : First in France,” OnView, accessed April 17, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/17912.