Excerpts from 27th General Hospital in New Guinea
Quarterly Reports
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The "27th General Hospital in New Guinea Quarterly Reports" contains all the information regarding the hospital such as the hospital location and its construction, organization of the hospital, hospital personnel, professional services offered by the hospital, medical supplies and equipment, training of their personnel and the care and treatment of the wounded.

Excerpts from 27th General Hospital in New Guinea
Surgical Reports
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The "27th General Hospital in New Guinea Surgical Reports" contains all the information regarding organization and activities of the Surgical Services of the 27th General Hospital from August 1, 1944 to July 1, 1945.

More detailed information about the collection is available in the Finding Aid.

Background Information

Entrance to 27th General Hospital
Entrance to 27th General Hospital
New Guinea beach
Picture from 27th General Hospital
Aerial view of the U.S. Army 27th General Hospital
Aerial view of the U.S. Army 27th General Hospital
Picture of officer at 27th General Hospital
Church Lane gravel walk
Receiving and disposition section
Receiving and disposition section
Chapel (Early phase of construction)
Chapel (Early phase of construction)
Interior view of chapel sanctuary
Interior view of chapel sanctuary
Road in hospital area
Road in hospital area
Blood donors waiting outside of laboratory
Blood donors waiting outside of laboratory
Blood donors
Blood donors
Dispensary building
Dispensary building
Interior view of dental clinic
Interior view of dental clinic
Surgery building
Surgery building
Outside of the Surgery building
Outside of the Surgery building
Interior view of a typical medical ward
Interior view of a typical medical ward
Operating room with surgery in process
Operating room with surgery in process
Interior view of a typical medical ward
Interior view of a typical medical ward
Interior view of typical orthopedic surgical ward
Interior view of typical orthopedic surgical ward
Patients' mess hall
Patients' mess hall
Mess-kit washing facilities for ambulatory patients
Mess-kit washing facilities for ambulatory patients
Army staff person with children
Army staff person with children
General view from office end of the Medical Supply Building
General view from office end of the Medical Supply Building
Interior view of Red Cross recreation hall
Interior view of Red Cross recreation hall
Interior of enlisted men's day room
Interior of enlisted men's day room
Officers and nurses recreation building
Officers and nurses recreation building
Theater
Theater
Exterior,U.S. Army, 27th General Hospital
Exterior,U.S. Army, 27th General Hospital
Original theater
Original theater
Original detachment laundry
Original detachment laundry
Scene from U.S. Army, 27th General Hospital (row of tents)
Scene from U.S. Army, 27th General Hospital (row of tents)
Scene from U.S. Army, 27th General Hospital (single tent)
Scene from U.S. Army, 27th General Hospital (single tent)