[<< wikiquote] Charles Frederick Webber
Charles Frederick Webber (1825-1863) served in the American Civil War where he died from his wounds.


== Quote ==
The hooks have got to come off and I can wait. They are nothing but sore fingers.
"The Wounded". New York Herald. July 6 1863. 
Charles Frederick Webber interviewed at a field hospital following the Battle of Gettysburg. He was holding his hand, from which the ends of four  fingers had been shot off. He was smoking his pipe with with no sense of urgency and was allowing more wounded soldiers to go ahead of him. He died on July 19, 1863, 13 days after the wound, from the subsequent infection.


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