Excerpt From Journal Of The Association Of Military Surgeons Of The United States, Vol 12These Experiences, With Some Variations, Were Repeated On The Reembarkation Of The Sth Army Corps After The Surrender Of The City Of Santiago De Cuba The Condition Of The Victorious Troops On Landing At Montauk, At The Close Of The Campaign, Is Too Well Known To Need Comment The Necessity For Improved Methods Of Over Sea Transport For Troops And War Material Had Among Other Things, Become Obvious In The Meantime Similar Difficulties Had Been Encountered In The Movement Of The First Expedition To The Philippines On The Pacific Coast, As On The Atlantic Seaboard It Became Evident That Suitable Vessels For The Transport Of An Increasing Army Rendered Necessary By The In Surrection Of The Filipinos, Could Hardly Be Obtained The Ocon Pation Of Cuba And Porto Rico Also Demanded A Continuous Ocean Service Which Commercial Lines Were Unable To Furnish In A Satis Factory Manner.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
- 442 pages
- Journal of the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States, Vol. 12
- James Evelyn Pilcher
- 15 April 2017 James Evelyn Pilcher