Tag: 1918 flu pandemic

The 1918 Flu Pandemic – Fighting the Ghost – Extra History – #4

September 28th Philadelphia The liberty loan parade is in full swing. Thousands march in the streets. Hundreds of thousands watch. Few know that health officials have pressured the mayor to… Read more »

The 1918 Flu Pandemic – Trench Fever – Extra History – #2

“It stalked into camp, when the day was damp and chilly and cold. It crept by the guards, and murdered my pards with a hand that was clammy and bony… Read more »