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army officer

Wallace Dewitt, American army officer. Fellow American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association; member American Hospital Association, Alpha Mu Pi Omega.

Background

Dewitt, Wallace was born on June 1, 1878 in Fort Steele, Wyoming, United States. Son of Calvin and Josephine (Lesesne) Dewitt.

Education

Student Princeton, 1894-1895. Doctor of Medicine University of Pennsylvania, 1900.

Career

1 son, Wallace. Began as contract surgeon with United States Army, 1900 and advanced through grades to colonel, 1927. Brigadier general assistant to surgeon general, 1935-1939.

Membership

Fellow American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association. Member American Hospital Association, Alpha Mu Pi Omega. Clubs: Graduate (New Haven).

Connections

Married Bessie S. Foster, September 27, 1904.

father:
Calvin Dewitt

mother:
Josephine (Lesesne) Dewitt

spouse:
Bessie S. Foster