Title: Coty, Jesse
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), 175.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e12371
CASE.—Private Jesse Coty, Co. A, 6th Vermont Volunteers, aged 30 years, was wounded before Petersburg, Virginia, April 2d, 1865, by a piece of shell, which fractured the posterior superior angle of the left parietal bone and injured the brain. On the same day he was taken to the regimental field hospital, and thence transferred to the Stanton Hospital at Washington, where he was admitted April 8th, 1865. The treatment, so far as recorded, consisted of simple dressings. He recovered, and was discharged July 1st, 1865. In July, 1868, he was pensioned for an incapacity resulting from dimness of sight and partial hemiplegia of the right side. His disability is rated three-fourths and permanent.