Combat Surgeon World War II Memoirs of a U.S. Army Medical Corps Surgeon by W. Herbert

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Published by Honoribus Press in Spartanburg, SC .

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Statementby William C. Herbert, Jr.
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Pagination168 p.
Number of Pages168
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Open LibraryOL8518611M
ISBN 100962216666
ISBN 109780962216664

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He served as an orthopaedic surgeon with the 86th Combat Support Hospital.

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