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Interior, US Base Hospital 47, ca. 1918


Suzanne Bolton

My father was attached to Base Hospital 47 in Beaune as an ambulance driver. I have several pieces of memorabilia from the Hospital's assignment in Beaune which I can scan and send you if you're interested.

2013-02-09 16:56:35

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That would be wonderful! You can upload it using the Add Your Own tab at the top of the page, or if you prefer, send it to me at Christopher dot Ryland at vanderbilt dot edu.

2013-02-09 22:15:11

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Interior, US Base Hospital 47, ca. 1918


Military Medicine


Probably an interior shot of US AEF Base Hospital 47 in Beaune, France. The hospital opened in the fall of 1918 until January of 1919. The decorations suggest this might be December of 1918. The photographer is unknown, but appears to have some connection with Vanderbilt University. Previously unpublished scan from a small collection of glass-plate negatives. Browse related items





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Original Format: 

Negative (glass plate)   

Physical Dimensions: 

4.25 in. x 3.25 in.   



Anonymous, “Interior, US Base Hospital 47, ca. 1918,” VUMC Through Time, accessed November 28, 2021,

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