Susie Reed (adopted aboriginal American child) Walter Reed (September 13, 1851 – November 22, 1902) was a U.S. Army physician who in 1901, led the team that confirmed the theory of the Cuban doctor Carlos Finlay that yellow fever is transmitted by a particular mosquito species, rather than by direct contact.
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Read took part in the original Ashes series of 1882–3 and is commemorated by the poem inscribed on the side of the urn: 1. When Ivogoes back with the urn, the urn; 2. Studds, Steel, Read and Tylecotereturn, return; 3. The welkin will ring loud, 4. The great crowd will feel proud, 5. Seeing Barlow and Bateswith the urn, the urn; 6. And the rest comi...Annals of Cricket by W. W. Read (1896) at Internet Archive
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Walter Reed, (born September 13, 1851, Belroi, Virginia, U.S.—died November 22, 1902, Washington, D.C.), U.S. Army pathologist and bacteriologist who led the experiments that proved that yellow fever is transmitted by the bite of a mosquito. The Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D.C., was named in his honour. Reed was the youngest of five children of Lemuel Sutton Reed, a Methodist minister ...
The son of an Army officer, Walter Reed was born in Washington and grew up in Honolulu and Los Angeles, where he attended school with the children of movie stars. After his parents' divorce, and, during the darkest days of the Depression, 17-year-old Reed decided to try acting as a career and made a two-week trip to New York (via hitched rides ...
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Nov 23, 2012 · William Henry Reed 23 Mar 1854 Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States - 13 Aug 1935 managed by Caitlyn Reed Annie S. Reed 1870 Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - 1958 managed by Jane McNicol Walter Allison Reed Sr. 23 Sep 1882 Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States - 13 Sep 1913 managed by Caitlyn Reed