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Title Water supplies in the field : notes for medical officers / [War Office, Great Britain]
Published Melbourne, VIC : Wilke & Co., [194-?]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPC  623.751 Gre/Wsi [194-?]  LIB USE ONLY
Description 96 pages ; 19 cm
Contents Amounts -- Sources: -- Rain water -- Surface water -- Subsoil water --Measures to protect wells from contamination -- Detection of a source of pollution -- Cleansing of a well -- Yield of a well -- Metal solvency in water -- Hardness of water -- Brackish waters -- Bitter Aperient waters -- Examination of water supplies -- Purification of water: -- Clarification -- Sterilisation -- Water vehicles, water points and distributution: -- Bulk supplies -- Unit supplies -- Individual supplies -- Poisoning of water by the enemy -- Water supplies contaminated with Schistosome Corcariae -- Appendices
Summary Detailed, and descriptive instructions for the sourcing, testing and decontamination of water during active service in the field.
Notes "Reprinted with the permission of the Controller, His Majesty's Stationery Office, London."
Subject Australia. Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Australia. Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Australia. Australian Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Armies -- Medical and sanitary affairs
Military hygiene
Military bases -- Water-supply
Author Great Britain. War Office