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Colonel Reynolds Appointed Surgeon General of Army
Col. Charles R. Reynolds, now surgeon of the Second Corps Area, at Governors Island, N. Y., was appointed surgeon general of the army, April 29, with the rank of major general, to succeed Major Gen. Robert U. Patterson, whose four year term expires June 1. The new surgeon general is a native of New York and a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is 57 years old. After serving briefly as a contract surgeon, he was commissioned in May 1901 as an assistant surgeon and rose through the grades to the rank of colonel in 1927. During the World War he received the Distinguished Service Medal, and in the Philippines in 1906 he received the Silver Star Citation for gallantry in action. In 1923 he was named commandant of the medical field service school at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania. He
Government Services. JAMA. 1935;104(19):1764. doi:10.1001/jama.1935.02760190084019
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