University of Virginia Historical Collections at the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library

The 8th Evacuation Hospital

The University of Virginia in World War II

Story of the 8th Evac

Personal Recollections of 8th Evac Members

Letters after the War

Official Partner of the Veterans History Project
Link to Italian Military History Association, Gotica Toscana*

*The purpose of Gotica Toscana is to record the history and keep alive the memory of WWII by keeping military sites accessible, maintaining records of artifacts, and promoting re-enactor events. For information about past open-air museums and re-enactments and to learn of future events go to