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This document is a publicatoin of the US Army, but has a ton of information in it for any branch of the service. Items include hospital locations and information about the surrounding community and services as well as policy and guidelines for injured military personnel.
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If You Get a News that Your Marine is Wounded
We've had many parents ask us "What do I do if I get a phone call that my Marine is wounded?". We've developed a new section to answer that question.
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Links to Hospitals for WIA Stateside
Links to Hospitals for WIA Overseas
- Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC): Landstuhl, Germany
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, located in Germany, is usually the first actual military hospital wounded military personnel are taken to after they've been evacuated from the Middle East. Sometimes, they are further evacuated stateside after a few weeks, and sometimes they return to duty.
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