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Malaria prevention sign (MAMAS D44-145-1), National Museum of Health and Medicine

Malaria prevention sign (MAMAS D44-145-1), National Museum of Health and Medicine

 

Description: Skulls on a sign that reads "these men didn't take their Atabrine." Sign was posted at the 363rd Station Hospital.

 

Atabrine was a drug used to treat malaria.

 

Date: circa World War II

 

Photo ID: MAMAS D44-145-1

 

Source collection: OHA 220.1: Museum and Medical Arts Service Photographs

 

Repository: National Museum of Health and Medicine, Otis Historical Archives

 

Rights: No known restrictions upon publication, physical copy retained by National Museum of Health and Medicine. Publication and high resolution image requests should be directed to the NMHM (www.medicalmuseum.mil/)

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Taken on November 21, 2006