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Lt. General Richard R. Taylor, 33rd Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1922 - 1978)

Dr. Richard Ray Taylor (November 21, 1922 – November 8, 1978) was a Lieutenant General in the United States military and served as the 33rd Surgeon General of the United States Army. Early...

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Lt. General Hal B. Jennings, Jr., 32nd Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1915 - 2008)

Hal Bruce Jennings, Jr. (August 26, 1915 – February 12, 2008) was an American plastic surgeon who served as Surgeon General of the United States Army from October 10, 1969, to September 30, ...

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Lt. General Leonard D. Heaton, 31st Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1902 - 1983)

Leonard Dudley Heaton (November 19, 1902 - September 10, 1983) was Surgeon General of the United States Army from 1959 to 1969. Youth and education Heaton was born in Parkersburg, West Virginia...

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Major General Silas B. Hays, 30th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1902 - 1964)

Silas B. Hays (February 18, 1909 – July 24, 1964) was a Major General who served as Surgeon General of the United States Army. Early life Silas Beach Hays was born in Saint Paul, Minneso...

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Major General George E. Armstrong, 29th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1900 - d.)

Career George E. Armstrong's military career began at an early age; at 18 he joined the Student Army Training Corps for three months, from October to December 1918. In 1923, he enlisted as a privat...

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Major General Raymond W. Bliss, 28th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1888 - 1965)

RAYMOND W. BLISS was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, on 17 May 1888. He graduated from Tufts College, Medford, Massachusetts, in 1910 with a Doctor of Medicine degree and was commissioned a first lie...

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Major General Norman T. Kirk, 27th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1888 - 1960)

NORMAN THOMAS KIRK was born on 3 January 1888, in Rising Sun, Maryland. He graduated from Tome School, Port Deposit, Maryland, in 1906, and received his Medical Doctor degree from the University of M...

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Major General Robert U. Patterson, 24th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1877 - 1950)

ROBERT URIE PATTERSON (June 16, 1877 - December 6, 1950) , The Surgeon General, June 1, 1931 - May 31, 1935, was born on June 16, 1877, at Montreal, Canada, the second of seven sons of an American fa...

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Major General Merritte W. Ireland, 23rd Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1867 - 1952)

Merritte Weber Ireland (May 31, 1867 - July 5, 1952) was the 23rd U.S. Army Surgeon General, serving in that capacity from October 4, 1918 to May 31, 1931, Ireland was born on May 31, 1867 in Col...

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Brig. General George H. Torney, 21st Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1850 - 1913)

Brigadier General George Henry Torney (June 1, 1850 – December 27, 1913) was a physician in the United States Navy and Army who served as the 21st Surgeon General of the United States Army. ...

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Brig. General Robert M. O'Reilly, 20th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1845 - 1912)

Robert Maitland O'Reilly (January 14, 1845–November 3, 1912) was the 20th Surgeon General of the United States Army, serving from September 7, 1902 to January 14, 1909. O'Reilly was born i...

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Dr. William C. Gorgas, 22nd Surgeon General of the U.S. Army MP (1854 - 1920)

William Crawford Gorgas KCMG (October 3, 1854 – July 3, 1920) was a United States physician and 22nd Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1914-18). He is best known for his work in abating the tr...

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Brig. General William H. Forwood, 19th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1838 - 1915)

William Henry Forwood (September 7, 1838 – May 12, 1915) was a surgeon from Brandywine Hundred, Delaware, who served in the Union Army during the American Civil War and eventually as Surgeon...

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Brig. General George Miller Sternberg, 18th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1838 - 1915)

Brigadier General George Miller Sternberg (June 8, 1838 – November 3, 1915) was a U.S. Army physician who is considered the first U.S. bacteriologist, having written Manual of Bacteriology (...

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Brig. General Charles Sutherland, 17th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1829 - 1895)

CHARLES SUTHERLAND (May 29,1829 - May 10, 1895), Surgeon General, December 23, 1890 - May 29, 1893, was born in Philadelphia, the son of Joel Barlow and Mary (Read) Sutherland, of Scotch ancestry. Hi...

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Dr. Jedediah Baxter (1837 - 1890)

Jedediah Hyde Baxter was a Union physician in Civil War, who joined Army in 1861 and rose to Brigadier General and Surgeon General of the Army and was buried at Arlington National Cemetery. ---------...

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Brig. General John Moore, 15th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1826 - 1907)

) John Moore, MD (August 18, 1826 – March 18, 1907) was a leading United States Army physician during the American Civil War who rose to become Surgeon General of the Army in the late 1880s....

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Robert Murray, 14th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1822 - 1913)

ROBERT MURRAY (August 6, 1823 - January 1, 1913), Surgeon General, November 23, 1883 - August 6, 1886, was born at Elkridge, Maryland, then in Anne Arundel County. He was the son of Daniel and Mary (...

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Gen. Charles H. Crane (USA), 13th Surgeon General of the US Army (1825 - 1883)

Charles Henry Crane B.A. M.A. M.D. (July 19, 1825 – October 10, 1883) was an American physician and the 13th Surgeon General of the United States Army (1882–1883). He was the son of C...

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Brig. General William A. Hammond (USA), 11th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1828 - 1900)

Info added per Mary S Lockwood's "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" of the DAR. -------------------- William Alexander Hammond, M.D. (August 28, 1828 – January 5, 1900) was an America...

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Brig. General Clement Finley (USA) (10th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army) (1797 - 1879)

Clement Alexander Finley (May 11, 1797 — September 8, 1879), was the 10th Surgeon General of the United States Army, May 15, 1861 – April 14, 1862. Early life Clement Finley was b...

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Thomas Lawson (1789 - 1861)

) Thomas Lawson (August 29, 1789 – May 15, 1861) was born in Princess Anne County, Virginia in 1789. Nothing is known about his early education or medical education, but it is assumed that h...

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James Tilton MP (1745 - 1822)

James Tilton (June 1, 1745– May 14, 1822) Born and died in Kent County, Delaware Parents: Thomas Tilton, Jr. b.1714 and Sabrah Allee 1740-1790 Wife: Never married Children: No descendent...

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James Craik, MD (1730 - 1814)

James Craik (/kreɪk/; 1730 – 6 February 1814) was Physician General (precursor of the Surgeon General) of the United States Army, as well as George Washington's personal physician and...

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Richard Allison, M.D. (1757 - 1816)

) Richard Allison (1757 – March 22, 1816) was Physician General of the U.S. Army, the position that later became Surgeon General, from 1792 to 1796. He was the first physician to set up a perm...

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Dr. John Cochran, 4th Surgeon General of the Continental Army (1730 - 1807)

) findagrave. - more pictures... ; books.google.be.. ; John Cochran (1730–1807) was the 4th Surgeon General of the Continental Army during the American Revolution.

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William Shippen, Jr., 2nd Surgeon General of the Continental Army (1736 - 1808)

. Dr. William Shippen, Jr. (October 21, 1736 – July 11, 1808), was the first systematic teacher of anatomy, surgery and obstetrics in Colonial America and founded the first maternity hospita...

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John Morgan (1735 - 1789)

) John Morgan (June 10, 1735 – October 15, 1789) was co-founder of the Medical College at the University of Pennsylvania, the first medical school in Colonial America; and he served as the s...

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Dr. Benjamin Church ("Chief Physician & Director General" of the Medical Service of the Continental Army) [British spy] (1734 - 1776)

Dr. Benjamin was noted as a Traitor to the Revolutionary cause. Dr. Benjamin Church (August 24, 1734–1778) was effectively the first Surgeon General of the U.S. Army, serving as the "Chief...

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Dr. Joseph Lowell, 8th Surgeon General of the U.S Army (1788 - 1836)

Dr. Joseph Lovell (December 22, 1788 – October 17, 1836) was the 8th Surgeon General of the United States Army, (April 18, 1818 - October 17, 1836), Family Lovell was born in Boston, Mas...

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Maj. General Joseph K. Barnes (USA), 12th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1817 - 1883)

Joseph K. Barnes, M.D. (July 21, 1817 – April 5, 1883) was an American physician, a Major General in the Union Army, and the 12th Surgeon General of the United States Army (1864–82). ...

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