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bioengineer (#47026824)
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Bio Photo I am a retired biomedical engineer and physician who enjoys genealogy and who loves trains - model and real.

For the last 25 years, Jodi Koste, Archivist at the Medical College of Virginia, and I have been compiling a biographical register of physicians who served the Confederacy in a medical capacity. At the present time there are over 10,200 files in the database, but because of duplications through multiple spellings of surnames and given names, I estimate there were about 9000 different individuals who served as physicians. Cemetery monuments and images of Confederate physicians are appropriate additions. They also help correct spelling errors and should be helpful to those who use the register.

F. Terry Hambrecht, M.D.
Senior Technical Advisor to the
National Museum of Civil War Medicine
www.civilwarmed.org
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Saratoga
RE: Dr. Herman Baer (#43149163)
My pleasure Terry!


John
Added by Saratoga on Jul 03, 2015 2:51 PM
Lyn Banen
Dr. John D Kent
Hello, I'm a researcher working to locate the grave of Dr. John D. Kent, of Amherst VA, who graduated Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, March 1854, and died in Bedford County, VA, in 1859. The year before attending Jefferson Medical College, Dr. Kent attended the University of Virginia 1852-1853. Before attending medical school he also worked under a Dr. Kendrick, who was his preceptor. Any information you can share would be greatly appreciated.
Added by Lyn Banen on Jun 23, 2015 5:32 PM
CL Hileman
Dr. Lewis Willis Minor
I thought you may want to add Dr. Minor, Memorial #14328231, to your Virtual Confederate Cemetery. I have posted his photo as well.
Added by CL Hileman on May 26, 2015 11:11 AM
CL Hileman
Dr. James F. Harrison
I have posted a photo found in the belongings of my great grandmother, the daughter of industrialist C.A. Marwitz of Germany and Norfolk Virginia; from the University of Virginia, a Dr. James F. Harrison, your Memorial # 83346359; it appears he was a Professor as well as a medical doctor. During the epidemic of Yellow Fever in Norfolk, 1855, he was acting Assistant Surgeon at the Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, on August 14,25,30, September 2, and December 7. His wife died 1855 of Yellow Fever.
Added by CL Hileman on May 26, 2015 10:44 AM
Kat
Dr. J. Lambert Dulaney
I do not wish to transfer.
Added by Kat on May 11, 2015 7:11 AM
Teresa Lister
RE: Dr. Edward F. Raymond
I will look forward to reading it. It's always awesome to find out about the people whose memory you hope to preserve. Thanks for the update and do send me a message when it is done. Have a great day.
Added by Teresa Lister on Apr 26, 2015 4:41 PM
Rich Ryals
Dr William Christian Warren
I think Dr Warren was also a Doctor for the CSA.
Added by Rich Ryals on Apr 11, 2015 7:04 AM
Rich Ryals
Benjamin Blackford
Let me know if you want any other transfers. Looks like a great project.
Added by Rich Ryals on Apr 07, 2015 7:46 AM
Donna Wilmarth
Dr. James Anderson Agnew
I have just transferred Dr. Agnew to you. Please let me know if there are any family member of Dr. Agnew that you would like me to transfer.
Added by Donna Wilmarth on Mar 01, 2015 12:41 PM
BIRDMAN
RE: Dr. Henry Clay Beckham (#142880195)
Bio,

I did not save the photo you are requesting. If you have it, go ahead & post it up. It is very unfortunate that the creator of the memorials deleted them. I know we lost at least a thousand from Edge Hill alone.
I am curious as to why or what caused the move to delete them. I know many have a real problem that Find A Grave founders sold out to Ancestry. It rubs me the wrong was as well, but I am thinking of the manyI was able to reconnect with family members with the memorials and photos I have placed on Findagrave.....turncoats or not. I do this for family members, NOT the founders. I hope you have a great day!

Ken M.
Added by BIRDMAN on Feb 21, 2015 10:26 AM
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