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Typhoid outbreaks at R.A.F. Abyad..


Several times over the years I've heard "In 1950 there was a massive typhoid outbreak at R.A.F. Abyad. 300 died."

Most Saturdays I have a phone chat with a Suez-vet pal, and to-day the topic came up again.

I again searched the net, and found this -

Numerous outbreaks are discussed, including those at Abyad, so I thought it worth passing on.

John Grant.