William Crawford Gorgas


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Noun1.William Crawford Gorgas - United States Army surgeon who suppressed yellow fever in Havana and in the Panama Canal Zone (1854-1920)William Crawford Gorgas - United States Army surgeon who suppressed yellow fever in Havana and in the Panama Canal Zone (1854-1920)
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Program is named for General William Crawford Gorgas, the Alabama
William Crawford Gorgas, who is credited with eradicating yellow fever in Panama, a disease spread by the same mosquito, Aedes aegypti, that now spreads Dengue Fever.
Finlay C) William Crawford Gorgas D) Jesse William Lazear E) Walter Reed