Stuff You Missed in History Class
Stuff You Missed in History Class
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Dominique-Jean Larrey and His Flying Ambulance
41 minutes Posted Apr 15, 2020 at 7:00 am.
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While serving as a surgeon with Napoleon’s army in the 1790s, Larrey developed a system for getting wounded soldiers off the battlefield and into treatment. His dedication to providing care to anyone who needed it earned him the respect and admiration of France and its enemies.

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