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Preamble
    (List of Contracting Parties)

    Being equally animated by the desire to lessen the inherent evils of warfare as far as is within their power, and wishing for this purpose to improve and supplement the provisions agreed upon at Geneva on 22 August 1864, for the amelioration of the condition of the wounded or sick in armies in the field,
    Have decided to conclude a new convention to that effect, and have appointed as their Plenipotentiaries:

    (Here follow the names of Plenipotentiaries)

    Who, after having communicated to each other their full powers, found in good and due form, have agreed on the following:


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