US Army medical illustrations and photos free online


Winston Churchill observes his portrait as painted by Dwight Eisenhower in 1955, at Walter Reed General Hospital. 1959.

An incredible archive of US Army medical photos and illustrations is being made available free under a Creative Commons Attribution license on Flickr by the National Museum of Health and Medicine.

On Flickr US Army Medical History

Enormous amount of medical photos and illustrations. They are tagged so you can find the photos from different wars. This one is from the Vietnam war, a grenade embedded in the forehead.

greante vietnam war

Thanks BoingBoing