SU1869 : Remembering the hospital

taken 1 year ago, near to Marlborough, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Remembering the hospital
Remembering the hospital
This stone on Marlborough Common is inscribed, in part:-

Dedicated to honour the members
of the 347th STATION HOSPITAL United
States Army - ETO - World War II
12 May 1944 to 30 July 1945 who were
stationed in England on Marlborough Common
town of Marlborough, Wiltshire

Total capacity of 1,154 beds, 764 buildings
and 390 tents. 43 officers, 75 nurses,
400 enlisted men, 3 American Red Cross Officers
plus all the local volunteers from the town
of Marlborough that worked long hours helping the nurses
and doctors of the 347th Station Hospital

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Date Taken
Monday, 17 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 19 July, 2017
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Lowlands  Suburb, Urban fringe  People, Events 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1879 6968 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.5492N 1:43.8682W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1879 6968
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