Cover of The Cincinnatian. 1895. From The Cincinnatian (The official University of Cincinnati yearbook), University of Cincinnati Libraries Digital Collections--for entire collection see http://drc.libraries.uc.edu/handle/2374.UC/658/
Wounded soldier being loaded onto a transport ship, Fedala, French Morocc, 8 November 1942. Evacuation in the first days of an amphibious landing was performed by landing craft transporting the patients to larger ships.
Pvt. Joseph Feft, Pittsburg, an Anzio beachhead casualty, manipulates his hook to move various checkers. WW2 battlefield medicine pushed orthopedics and prosthetics to a new frontier, with surgical procedures making great strides and the rate of rehabilitation making a major jump.