Mobile Hospitals

Temporary hospital facilities that can be packed up and transported from one place to another, most often used in military combat areas or at the scene of a disaster. Examples of mobile hospitals are the U.S. Mobile Army Surgical Hospitals (M.A.S.H.).

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Go Historic ID
3003
Names
mobile hospitals
mobile hospital
hospitals, mobile
rijdende ziekenhuizen Dutch
rijdend ziekenhuis Dutch
hospitales móviles Spanish
hospital móvil Spanish

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Temporary hospital facilities that can be packed up and transported from one place to another, most often used in military combat areas or at the scene of a disaster. Examples of mobile hospitals are the U.S. Mobile Army Surgical Hospitals (M.A.S.H.).

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006679. The J. Paul Getty Trust.