Title: Bush, Richard
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1888), 778.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e11157
CASE 147.—Richard Bush, colored; age 13; admitted May 27, 1864, with pneumonia. Died July 18. Post-mortem examination: Both lungs were extensively adherent and appeared to be in the third stage of pneumonia, presenting also tubercular deposits, especially in the upper lobes. A gallon of serum was found in the chest and abdomen.—Hospital, Alexandria, Va.