a medical officer specializing in aviation medicine
- Doc Daneeka had been drafted and shipped to Pianosa as a flight surgeon, even though he was terrified of flying.
- When he got the letter, LeMay called every flight surgeon in the division to his headquarters.
- Upon Completion of Instruction Hereby Designated Duty Flight Surgeon
- The surgeon cut out all the diseased tissue.
- The surgeon cut away the tumour with expert skill.
- The surgeon asked him if he felt nervous.