Reference LAB 6/23
Title Medical Advisory Committee. Meeting of 21 May 1941
Former Department Reference M.20464/19
Government Department Ministry of Labour and National Service
Themes Military Activity and Home Defence
Subthemes Health and welfare, Conscription
Document Types Meeting Minutes
Organisations Medical Advisory Committee


A file containing documents relating to a meeting of the Medical Advisory Committee. Documents in the file include the minutes of the meeting; fuller explanations of the topics considered in the meeting; the agenda for the meeting; and correspondence about the next meeting. Topics covered in the meeting included changes in the composition of medical boards and the roles of medical examiners; amendments to the Medical Code used to assess the fitness for service of military recruits; and the detection of men suffering from tuberculosis and the processes to deal with them.


committee members, disease, doctors, healthcare, nurses, recruitment, tuberculosis

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