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Dr Charles Augustus Leale
Birth: Mar. 26, 1842
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1932
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Civil War Union Army Medical Surgeon. He was an Union Army surgeon fresh out of medical school when he arrived at Ford's Theatre after President Abraham Lincoln was shot. The first medical man on the scene, his quick efforts temporarily saved President Lincoln's life, which allowed Lincoln to live until the next morning. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rebecca Medwin Copcutt Leale (1842 - 1923)*
 
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Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Yonkers
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 21, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4850
Dr Charles Augustus Leale
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Dr Charles Augustus Leale
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Dr Charles Augustus Leale
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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- MFPS
 Added: Jun. 13, 2014

- sjm
 Added: Jun. 13, 2014
To think you were only 6 weeks out of medical school when you were entrusted with trying to save the life of the President RIP
- Bruce Weirauch
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014
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