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Corydon M. Wassell (1884–1958)


During World War II, he was awarded the Navy Cross for saving 12 wounded American service men from likely capture by the Japanese at Java, in Indonesia. See more trivia »

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 1944 The Story of Dr. Wassell (story - as Commander Corydon M. Wassell USN {MC})
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Commander Corydon M. Wassell USN {MC}

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The most trying period in my life was the 31 months I spent with Cecil B. DeMille.The picture when we finally got through with it was at least 98 percent accurate.Even the love interest was true.I married Madeline.Only the time of the wedding was changed.


He graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1909, and began practicing medicine in Tillar, Arkansas. Between 1913 and 1927, he worked a dozen years as a missionary in a hospital in Wuchang, China. See more »

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