Accession Number : AD0658633

Title :   OBSERVER, POA AND SWPA, 9 APRIL - 13 JULY 1945,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Bean,William B.

Report Date : 17 NOV 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : A report is presented on the Nutritional status of World War II troops in certain Pacific Islands. Relevant problems also considered include: Climatology, tropical deterioration, diseases, malaria, water and salt, rations, morale, hospitals, and armor.

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY MEDICINE, TROPICAL REGIONS), (*MILITARY RATIONS, NUTRITION), PACIFIC OCEAN ISLANDS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, WARFARE, CLIMATE, ECOLOGY, INGESTION(PHYSIOLOGY), PARASITIC DISEASES, WATER, SODIUM CHLORIDE, MORALE, HOSPITALS, GUNNERY, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PHYSICAL FITNESS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE