Smallpox death rate in Britain's army and navy 1847-1899

Number of smallpox deaths in the British Army and British Navy from 1847 to 1899

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United Kingdom

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1847 to 1899

Supplementary notes

British forces in Egypt never reached 10,000 servicemen during these years, apart from in 1886. The actual number of smallpox deaths among British servicemen in Egypt from 1882 to 1889 are as follows:
1882: 0
1883: 3
1884: 1
1885: 4
1886: 3
1887: 4
1888: 4
1889: 6

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