The War of 1812 Military Medicine
Military Medicine in the War surveys the risks soldiers took on the battlefield and camps. Details
Program: The War of 1812
Episode: Military Medicine
Military Medicine during the War of 1812 surveys the risks soldiers took on the battlefield and in the camps. Disease claimed more lives than bullets and military surgeons proved themselves at least efficient in the grim task of treating wounds.
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Premiere Date: 10/10/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
The War of 1812 has been made possible by a major grant from The National Endowment for the Humanities, with funding provided by Wilson Foundation Warren and Barbara Goldring, The Corporation for Public Broadcasting, The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations and Phil Lind.
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