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A doctor goes to war: New Guinea and MacArthur in World War II

Title(s):
A doctor goes to war: New Guinea and MacArthur in World War II
NLM historical lecture
Author(s):
Egeberg, Roger Olaf, 1903-
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Publication Date:
1991
Publisher:
[Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, [c1991]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
063 min.
Sound
Color
Subject(s):
War
Military Medicine
Physicians
New Guinea
Egeberg, Roger O. (Roger Olaf), 1903-
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964.
Personal Narratives
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 100941005
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/100941005
Description:
This presentation was given to mark the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Dr. Roger O. Egeberg spoke about his experiences during World War II as personal physician to General Douglas MacArthur. He provided a brief biography of General MacArthur, and then went on to describe the battle of New Guinea, his responsibilities as surgeon of the command, and his contributions to the concept of a mobile army surgical hospital (MASH).
Received: 1991, as a transfer from John Parascandola, chief, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine
Title(s):
A doctor goes to war: New Guinea and MacArthur in World War II
NLM historical lecture
Author(s):
Egeberg, Roger Olaf, 1903-
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Publication Date:
1991
Publisher:
[Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, [c1991]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
063 min.
Sound
Color
Subject(s):
War
Military Medicine
Physicians
New Guinea
Egeberg, Roger O. (Roger Olaf), 1903-
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964.
Personal Narratives
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 100941005
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/100941005
Description:
This presentation was given to mark the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Dr. Roger O. Egeberg spoke about his experiences during World War II as personal physician to General Douglas MacArthur. He provided a brief biography of General MacArthur, and then went on to describe the battle of New Guinea, his responsibilities as surgeon of the command, and his contributions to the concept of a mobile army surgical hospital (MASH).
Received: 1991, as a transfer from John Parascandola, chief, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine