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Examination for the Army Medical Corps
The War Department has announced an examination for the purpose of qualifying candidates for appointment as first lieutenants in the Medical Corps, Regular Army, to fill vacancies occurring during the fiscal year 1939. The examination will be conducted July 18-22, both dates inclusive, by boards convened throughout the United States. It will consist of a physical examination, a written examination in professional subjects and a determination of the candidates' adaptability for military service. Licentiates of the National Board of Medical Examiners may be exempted from the written professional examination. The examination is open to all male graduates of acceptable medical schools who have completed one year's internship in an approved hospital and who will not be over 32 years of age at the time it will be possible to tender a commission. Full information and application blanks will be furnished on request addressed to
Government Services. JAMA. 1938;110(18):1499. doi:10.1001/jama.1938.02790180087019
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