Cannon Moulages

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Title

Cannon Moulages

Subject

Cannon, Bradford
Moulage
Surgery, Plastic

Description

In 1943, Dr. Cannon joined the Medical Corps of the United States Army. He served in the plastic surgery unit at the Valley Forge General Hospital in Pennsylvania, as assistant chief and then chief. This unit performed over 15,000 operations without a single fatality.

Abstract

These moulages show the progress of an infantryman's recovery from a severe soft-tissue and bony injury to the face caused by a shell fragment in Normandy, July 1944.

Creator

Cannon, Bradford

Date Created

1944, circa

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. For use information, contact the Warren Anatomical Museum Curator at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum

Format

image

Extent

3 moulages

Type

physical object

Provenance

Gift of Bradford Cannon, M.D. to the Harvard Medical Library in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, 2001.

Files

CS2.jpg

Citation

Cannon, Bradford, “Cannon Moulages,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed August 20, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/12830.

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