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Examinations for Army Medical Corps
The War Department announces an examination December 5-9, both dates inclusive, for qualification of candidates for appointment as first lieutenants in the U. S. Army Medical Corps to fill vacancies during the fiscal year 1939. 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. Boards of medical officers will convene throughout the United States to conduct the examination, which 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. Full information and application blanks will be furnished on request to the Adjutant General,
Government Services. JAMA. 1938;111(14):1309. doi:10.1001/jama.1938.02790400055018
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