Title: Barlow, George H.

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), 166.

Keywords:on special wounds and injuries of the headwounds and injuries of the headgunshot woundsgunshot contusions of the cranial bonesgunshot fractures of both tables of the skullgunshot fractures of both tables of the cranium without depressionmeagre details of symptoms and treatment, impracticable to verify diagnoses from evidence presentedfracture of frontal bone above eye by conoidal musket balltotal disability

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e11559

TEI/XML: med.d1e11559.xml

CASE.—Private George H. Barlow, Battery K, 14th New York Artillery, aged 26 years. Fracture of the frontal bone above the right eye, by a conoidal musket ball. Petersburg, June 17th, 1864. Treated at the regimental hospital, Mount Pleasant, Chester, and, after several transfers, at Carver Hospital. Discharged from service May 29th, 1865, and pensioned, his disability being rated total.