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William A. Hammond

William Alexander Hammond was an American military physician and neurologist. During the American Civil War he was the eleventh Surgeon General of the United States Army (1862–1864) and the founder of the Army Medical Museum.

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Chikahiko Koizumi

Chikahiko Koizumi was a Japanese military physician.

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Jay P. Sanford

Jay Philip Sanford was a noted American military physician and infectious disease specialist. He held a Chair in Tropical Medicine and was author of The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy. From 1975 until 1990, he was Dean, then President, of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. He received numerous lifetime honors, awards, and accolades.

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Samuel P. Moore

Samuel Preston Moore was an American military physician, who served in the medical corps of the United States Army during the Mexican–American War, and later as the Confederate Surgeon General throughout nearly all of the American Civil War.

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William Shainline Middleton

William Shainline Middleton, M.D., M.A.C.P. was a prestigious American internist and military physician. He was one of the founders of the American Board of Internal Medicine and its first Secretary-Treasurer. Middleton was also the second Dean of the University of Wisconsin Medical School.

Politics, Wars and warfare

Mustafa Cantekin

Mustafa Elvan Cantekin was a military physician of the Ottoman Army and a politician in the Republic of Turkey. He was one of the founding members of Vatan ve Hürriyet secret society, which was just one of the several organizations opposed to the regime of the Ottoman sultan Abdul Hamid II.

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Charles-Emmanuel Sédillot

Charles-Emmanuel Sédillot was a French military physician and surgeon. He was the son of orientalist Jean Jacques Emmanuel Sédillot (1777–1832), and an older brother to historian Louis-Pierre-Eugène Sédillot.

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Elliott Cutler

Elliot Carr Cutler CB, OBE was an American surgeon, military physician, and medical educator. He was Moseley Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, Surgeon-in-Chief at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital from 1932 to 1947., and a Brigadier General in the U.S. Army Medical Corps.

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Jean-Baptiste Joseph Tyrbas de Chamberet

Jean-Baptiste-Joseph-Anne-César Tyrbas de Chamberet was a French military physician.

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William Bleckwenn

William Jefferson Bleckwenn was an American neurologist, psychiatrist, and military physician, who was instrumental in developing the treatment known as "narcoanalysis" or "narcosynthesis", also known by the lay term "truth serum".

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Louis Jacques Bégin

Louis Jacques Bégin was a French military physician.

Politics, Wars and warfare

Basil Neven-Spence

Sir Basil Hamilton Hebden Neven-Spence was a Scottish Unionist Party politician and military physician.

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Johann Nepomuk Rust

Johann Nepomuk Rust was a surgeon and military physician born at Jánský Vrh, Javorník, Austrian Silesia.

Science, Wars and warfare

Bernhard Rawitz

Bernhard Rawitz was a German military physician, anatomist and zoologist.

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Terawan Agus Putranto

Major General (Ret.) dr. Terawan Agus Putranto (born in Jogjakarta, August 5, 1964 is a military doctor and practitioner by profession, who is the current Health Minister of Indonesia inducted on 23 October 2019. He graduated from the Faculty of medicine of Gajah Mada University and then joined the Indonesian Army as a military physician.