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army officer.

Raymond Whitcomb Bliss, American army officer. American College of Surgeons fellow; member Theta Delta Chi.; Mason.

Background

Bliss, Raymond Whitcomb was born on May 17, 1888 in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Eli Cooley Weston and Hannah Page (Ham) Bliss.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Tufts Medical College, 1910. Postgraduate Army Medical School, Washington, District of Columbia, 1912-1913. Christian Science, Harvard Medical School, 1921, Doctor of Science 1943.

D.Laws, U. Louisville, 1948.

Career

Commissioned First lieutenant Medical Reserve Corps., United States Army, 1911, advanced through grades to brigadier general, 1943. Appointed deputy surgeon general United States Army, 1946, surgeon general, 1947.

Membership

American College of Surgeons fellow. Member Theta Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Martha Stuchul, September 15, 1914. Children: Raymond Whitcomb, Martha Jane.

father:
Eli Cooley Weston Bliss

mother:
Hannah Page (Ham) Bliss

spouse:
Martha Stuchul

children:
Raymond Whitcomb Bliss

Martha Jane Bliss