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Old 03-24-2020, 07:14 AM
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Originally Posted by asahi View Post
How about the "Spanish" flu of 1918? It most likely originated at Ft Riley, Kansas.
That's highly questionable, though. There were similar outbreaks at military outbreaks in England and France in the same time period, and some sort of similar viral syndrome documented in China a few months before those outbreaks.