- Title: CF810
Medical officer / doctor treats injured soldier on bed, administers oxygen from portable box, takes blood sample, air pump. Field hospital with trucks and motorcycle sidecars for transporting injured, truck ambulance arrives, injured men on stretchers taken from back of ambulance.
Vs examples of young soldiers suffering from shell shock with uncontrollable twitching, tics and shaking.
Ha pan over town with ruined buildings, small medical unit in trenches, medical orderly gives orders to stretcher bearers, stretchers and carts in pile, injured man treated in tent, brace made for his leg, stretcher bearers take him away, medics treat injured man lying outside tents. Int tent with rows of injured soldiers in bed, medical orderly shakes thermometer, wipes it on his leg then puts it in patient's mouth, patient given oxygen.
Soldiers on crutches along path as medically discharged, injured men onto train, man missing foot and another on crutches play game of baseball, black soldier missing lower leg bowling, lots of hopping, men in wheelchairs cheering, shake their crutches.
Injured soldiers on stretchers loaded onto train, ship full of discharged soldiers in dock, men on stretchers unloaded from train, band plays as injured soldiers helped onto ship, ship's crew poses for camera.
American steam train past, soldiers served soup as they arrive at station.
- Keywords:WW1, WORLD WAR ONE, MEDICAL, CASUALTIES, FIRST AID, DEMOB
- Master Title:CF810