Fifty-three American Military dentists were held by the Japanese as Prisoners-of-War during World War II. Throughout 40 months of captivity these men served their fellow prisoners providing dental treatment in an austere environment with "jury-rigged" equipment and supplies. A brief overview of their experiences is presented in this paper.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Bulletin of the history of dentistry|
|State||Published - Mar 1 1994|
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