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Resolutions of the Geneva International Conference. Geneva, 26-29 October 1863.
Resolutions - Art. 1.
Article 1. Each country shall have a Committee whose duty it shall be, in time of war and if the need arises, to assist the Army Medical Services by every means in its power.
The Committee shall organize itself in the manner which seems to it most useful and appropriate.