09 Jul

Lynn Brudon’s WW2 Malaria Posters

The cartoons were produced by Lynn Brudon in 1945 to warn US soldiers about the dangers of Malaria.

The series was made public by the National Museum of Health and Medicine on their Flickr channel ( here, here and here )

 

 

Why bother to send out invitations.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

G.I. bed time story.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

”Sure it makes a difference”.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

Sloppy Joe, now retired.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

The 4 freedoms from malaria.

Lynn Brduon's malaria posters

 

”Don’t be a damn fool”, why hang out your old caboose for bayonet practice.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

”The Champ”

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

You can help Mikado bit his nails.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

Some things are hard to understand.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

A man on his back can’t fight.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

-Atabrine- commando of the blood stream.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

 

Joe fears none.

Lynn Brudon's malaria posters

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