I Was Patton's Doctor: Reminiscences of Charles B. Odom, M. D. ; General Patton?s Personal Physician and Surgical Consultant to Third Army

I Was Patton's Doctor: Reminiscences of Charles B. Odom, M. D. ; General Patton?s Personal Physician and Surgical Consultant to Third Army

by Charles Province
     
 

Colonel Charles B. Odom, M.D. was General George S. Patton's personal physician during World War II. From North Africa to Sicily and Europe, Colonel Odom became a close personal friend of General Patton. He was involved in all of the day-to-day operations of the highest levels of General Patton's commands throughout the war. His memories reflect his friendship with…  See more details below

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Colonel Charles B. Odom, M.D. was General George S. Patton's personal physician during World War II. From North Africa to Sicily and Europe, Colonel Odom became a close personal friend of General Patton. He was involved in all of the day-to-day operations of the highest levels of General Patton's commands throughout the war. His memories reflect his friendship with Patton and his involvement in the creation of the Medical System that saved thousands of lives during the war. Colonel Odom was the most decorated doctor in the European Theater of Operations and he won the Purple Heart by being wounded by a sniper's bullet during the battle of the Falaise Gap in 1944.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781456340742
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
11/05/2010
Pages:
152
Sales rank:
1,010,355
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.33(d)

Meet the Author

Charles M. Province is an authority on the life and career of General George S. Patton, Jr., Third Army, World War II, and military leadership.

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