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

Credits, Bibliography & Film Links


Links to Films:

Presenting Miss Carol Bruce, a song just for the men at the 8th Evac:

The Evacuation Hospital (1945), War Department Film Bulletin F.B. No. 173 produced by Army Pictorial Service Signal Corps: (This film is about WWII evacuation hospitals in general.)

Casablanca 1943, U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center Film Archive, the Col. George B. Jarrett Collection: (This film reportedly includes footage of the 8th Evac.)


This exhibit was created by Janet Pearson with the assistance of Joby Topper. Special thanks to Dr. John L. Guerrant, Dorothy Sandridge Gloor, and Elizabeth Harlin Drash for sharing their stories and helping us identify photographs. Except where marked otherwise, all text and images in this exhibit are the property of Historical Collections & Services of the Health Sciences Library, University of Virginia. For permission to reproduce any of the text or images or to make comments or suggestions, please contact a member of Historical Collections.