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Gorgas, William Crawford

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891580

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(1854–1920) army surgeon and sanitarian, born near Mobile, Alabama. Gorgas is credited with eliminating mosquito breeding places in

Reference Entry.  88 words. 

Subjects: Military History

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