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The Michael E. DeBakey Papers

[Michael DeBakey with his fellow Army surgical consultants]
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Front row (left to right): Colonel John B. Flick, Colonel B. Noland Carter, Colonel I. Mims Gage, Brigadier General Fred W. Rankin, Colonel W. Barclay Parsons, Colonel Bradley L. Coley, Colonel Grover C. Penberthy. Back row (left to right): Major R. Gordon Holcombe, Lieutenant Colonel James J. Callahan, Colonel Thomas L. Waring, Colonel Claude S. Beck, Colonel Walter G. Wise, Lieutenant Condict W. Cutler, Jr., Lieutenant Colonel Robert L. Preston, Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Soto-Hall, Lieutenant Colonel Stephens Graham, Colonel John J. Lontzenheiser, Lieutenant Colonel Michael E. DeBakey, Lieutenant Colonel A. R. Shands, and Colonel Byrl R. Kirlkin.
This photo was used by DeBakey in his article "Lessons from Military Medicine" and is titled "Service Command Surgical Consultants at their meeting with General Rankin and his staff, October 10-11, 1944, in the Surgeon General's office, 1818 H Street NW, Washington, DC."
DeBakey cites Surgery in World War II: Activities of Surgical Consultants, Vol. I, published by AMEDD in 1962.
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1 (276,643 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
10 October 1944
Courtesy of Katrin DeBakey.
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From Tulane School of Medicine to the U.S. Army, 1928-1946
Metadata Record [Michael DeBakey with U.S. Army surgical consultants in North Africa] [ca. 1943] jpg (338,860 Bytes)
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Series: Photographs and Artworks, [ca. 1908]-2007
SubSeries: Personal Photographs, [ca. 1908]-1991
Folder: In Army Uniform, 1944-ca. 1946
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