World War Veterans" Legislation, Edward Hines Junior Hospital hearings before the United States House Committee on World War Veterans Legislation, Sixty-Ninth Congress, first session, on Feb. 23, Mar. 11, 1926

Cover of: World War Veterans

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  • Veterans" hospitals -- Design and construction -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Considers (69) H.R. 3767

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Attendees included local veterans, Department of Illinois leadership, state congressional staff, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital staff, and Legion national staff from Washington, D.C.

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Extract. Prior to World War I, the federal government provided no hospital or medical care to veterans other than extending domiciliary care, including incidental medical care, to a few disabled veterans.1 The United States Soldiers’ Home in Washington, DC, which began operations inand the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers2 provided domiciliary care to disabled veterans.During World War I they were allowed official roles outside of the realm of nursing for the first time.

However, in WWI the women serving with the Army, both as nurses and in other roles, still were not officially members of the military, and therefore did not receive benefits such as equal rank, pay, or veterans benefits.The book will be of interest especially to researchers in the fields of war and society, the welfare state, and disability studies, as well as those in the medical, rehabilitation, and counseling fields.

David A. Gerber is Professor of History, State University at Buffalo. He is the author or editor of five previous books.

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