List of former United States Army medical units

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Mower Army General Hospital, Philadelphia, in an 1863 lithograph. Note passenger train in foreground.

The following is a list of former (deactivated or decommissioned) U.S. Army medical units – both fixed and deployable – with date when last active.

Named Hospitals

Civil War era

Note: an asterisk (*) denotes a civilian hospital temporarily commandeered by the Union Army.

World War II

Later

Deployable hospitals

Civil War

Numbered General Hospitals

World War I

  • U.S. Army General Hospital No. 1, Williamsbridge, New York City[2] (This location, Columbia Oval, is now within the Norwood, not Williamsbridge neighborhood of the Bronx.) This hospital was previously Columbia University's Columbia War Hospital.
  • Mobile Hospital No. 4, France (ca. 1917-18; served in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive).
  • Mobile Hospital No. 6, France (ca. 1917-18; served in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive).
  • 115th Field Hospital US Army (Activated 28 December 1917)

World War II

Portable Surgical Hospitals

Mobile Army Surgical Hospitals

  • 5th MASH, Fort Bragg, NC (~1997)
  • 135th MASH, MoANG, Kansas City (1995)
  • 159th MASH, LaANG, New Orleans
  • 8076th MASH
  • 116th MASH, DeANG, Wilmington,DE
  • 131st MASH, Temple Terrace, FL (FLARNG)

4th MASH Anniston Alabama 1974

3rd MASH Bein Hoa RSV 1966 converted to 3rd MUST (Medical Unit, Self Contained, Transportable) for service in the Mekong Delta, at MeTho RSV, 1967. Originally placed under the 1st Logistics Command, it was later flagged under the 44th Medical Brigade (Late 1966?)[3]

Field Hospitals

  • 74th Field Hospital Bronx, New York / Orangeburg, New York (US Army Reserve) (First USAR Hospital mobilized for service in Vietnam)
  • 42nd Field Hospital, Fort Campbell, Kentucky
  • 47th Field Hospital, Fort Sill, Kentucky

Combat Support Hospitals

  • 46th Combat Support Hospital Fort Devens, Massachusetts (-1994)
  • 67th Combat Support Hospital (2007)
  • 85th Combat Support Hospital (1974–76)
  • 331st Combat Support Hospital Utica, New York (US Army Reserve)
  • 344th Combat Support Hospital Fort Totten, New York (US Army Reserve)

324th Combat Support Hospital--WHERE is it??

Evacuation Hospitals

World War I

  • Evacuation Hospital No. 15, later 115th Field Hospital US Army (Activated 28 December 1917)

World War II

Later

Medical research units

Medical Command and Control

Other units

References

  1. ^ "Wakeman General & Convalescent Hospital". www.indianamilitary.org. Retrieved 2016-09-30. 
  2. ^ "Office of Medical History SECTION V OTHER GENERAL HOSPITALS CHAPTER XXV ARMY AND NAVY GENERAL HOSPITAL; GENERAL HOSPITAL, FORT BAYARD; LETTERMAN GENERAL HOSPITAL; GENERAL HOSPITALS, NOS. 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, AND 8". history.amedd.army.mil. Retrieved 6 January 2018. 
  3. ^ personal experience of Larry Sabin, Surgical Technician 3rd MASH 1966-67