Bethesda Naval Hospital, Maryland, March 1995

The Bethesda Naval Hospital in March 1995. (TXF: "Død Kalm")

DOD Police, 1998

DoD Police at the Bethesda Naval Hospital in 1998. (TXF: "Fight the Future)

National Naval Medical Center Bethesda (NNMC-Bethesda) in Bethesda, Maryland is the U.S. Navy's primary medical treatment facility in the United States. It is colloquially referred to as the Bethesda Naval Hospital.

The hospital is guarded by military sentries as well as the DoD Police. (TXF: "Fight the Future)


  • The X-Files
    • "Shadows": The corpses of the two terrorists were taken here for examination.
    • "Lazarus": Following a shootout at the Maryland Marine Bank, FBI agent Jack Willis and bank-robber Warren James Dupre were taken here for treatment.
    • "Dod Kalm": U.S. Navy lieutenant Richard Harper of the warship USS Ardent was treated for accelerated ageing here. Later, Mulder and Scully were also treated for the same condition.
    • The X-Files: Fight the Future: Mulder and Scully went here to secretly autopsy a dead fireman's body who they suspected was killed by an alien virus. When the military discovered they did not have clearance to be there, they sent a military sentry and DoD Police officers to arrest them. Luckily, they avoided detection and made it out safely.
  • Millennium
    • "Owls": For the autopsy on Johnston

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