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Combat Trauma Surgery: Injuries, Methods & Outcomes

August 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

$15 – $20

Explore Civil War era surgery of 1863 with retired Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon Dr. Rick Schroeder and retired Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Fran Feyock for a special program at 6 p.m., Friday, Aug. 27, at the George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital. Our presenters are also Licensed Battlefield Guides.

Fran and Rick will present a modern-day surgical case review of several of the soldiers from the Ronald D. Kirkwood book, Too Much for Human Endurance: The George Spangler Farm.

Civil War medicine

The special evening program is limited to 40 attendees. The single general admission ticket price is $20. Friends of Gettysburg receive a $5 discount. Tickets are available for purchase in advance online at GettysburgFoundation.org or by calling Guest Relations at 877-874-2478.

Ticket holders for this program may drive directly to the property and park on-site.  The gate will open at 5:30 p.m. for ticket holders to explore original buildings from the battle and the grounds of the 80-acre historic site. The program will begin promptly at 6 p.m.

Details

Date:
August 27
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$15 – $20
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Website:
gettysburgfoundation.org/news/2021-news/combat-trauma-surgery-program

Organizer

Gettysburg Foundation
Phone:
717-338-1243
Email:
info@gettysburgfoundation.org
Website:
https://www.gettysburgfoundation.org

Venue

George Spngler Farm & Field Hospital
488 Blacksmith Shop Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States
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Phone:
7173381243
Website:
https://www.gettysburgfoundation.org/george-spangler-farm