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"The Queen visiting the Imbeciles of the Crimea"

Increasing criticisms of conditions suffered by British troops in the Crimea and of those responsible for them are reflected in this contemporary cartoon. Note the state of the medical department under review.

Punch, April 1855 p.145

"The Queen visiting the Imbeciles of the Crimea"
 
 
 
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