Title: Fisher, Jacob
Source text: Surgeon General Joseph K. Barnes, United States Army, The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. (1861–65.), Part 1, Volume 2 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1870), 165.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e11433
CASE.—Private Jacob Fisher, Co. D, 82d Ohio Volunteers, was wounded by a spent ball at the battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia, May 2d, 1863, which impinged upon the frontal bone above the left eminence, and produced a slight fracture. He was conveyed to the Harewood Hospital at Washington; on May 9th was sent to the McClellan Hospital, Philadelphia, and on July 6th, to the Sixteenth and Filbert Streets Hospital. No untoward symptoms are recorded, and the patient was returned to duty on July 7th, 1863; was discharged July 11th, 1863, and pensioned, being subject to pain and vertigo. His disability is rated one-half, and perhaps permanent.