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Contributor(s): Sheetz-Nguyen, Jessica A., former owner

Publication: Produced: [between 1914 and 1918]

Language(s): English

Format: Still image

Subject(s): Military Personnel,
Facial Injuries, Patients, World War I

Genre(s): Photographs

Abstract: Black and white photograph of an injured soldier with facial wounds posing at two different angles. There is a bullet wound on the patient's left cheek which has caused significant trauma to the face. It appears the bullet entered near the ear and exited near the nose. There is a piece of metal inside the wound, extending from the entry point to the exit point.

Extent: 1 photograph : 13 x 18 cm

Provenance: Gift ; Jessica A. Sheetz-Nguyen ; 2012 ; 2012-6.

Technique: black and white

NLM Unique ID: 101615777

NLM Image ID: A033562

Permanent Link: resource.nlm.nih.gov/101615777

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Owner: History of Medicine Division - NLM - NIH
Source: Flickr Commons
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