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When did congress mandate sickbay on the 1st ship?

March 2 1799

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When did loblolly become an official rate?

1814

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Who was the first loblolly boy?

John Wall

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Who was the 1st loblolly POW?

John Domyn

4

Who was the first African American loblolly?

Joseph Anderson

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When was the Hospital Corps established?

June 17 1898

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Who was the first HM awarded the Medal of Honor?

Robert Stanley in 1900

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How many Medal of Honor recipients are HMs?

22

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DT rating was established when?

December 12 1947; merged with HM October 1 2005

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When did the insignia change from the Red Cross to the caduceus?

02 April 1948