Gee, Othel Jefferson

 Collection
Identifier: 523

Abstract

Biographical file includes articles from American Magazine as well as handwritten notes, clippings, and an academic paper.

Dates

  • 1924 - 1926

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Historical or Biographical Note

Othel Jefferson Gee, M.D., graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 1915. A First Lieutenant in the Army Medical Corps, Gee received the Distinguished Service Cross in 1918 for extraordinary heroism in action while serving with Medical Detachment, 20th Field Artillery (Attached), 5th Division, A.E.F., near Vieville-en-Haye, France, 27 September 1918. Lieutenant Gee voluntarily ran to the assistance of a wounded soldier, dressed his wounds, and carried him to shelter through severe shell fire.

Extent

0 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Gee, Othel Jefferson
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2010-04-30
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is inEnglish.

Repository Details

Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository

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