Title: Nash, George
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), 179.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e12742
CASE.—Private George Nash, Troop L, 1st Michigan Cavalry, aged 24 years, was wounded at Dinwiddie Court House, Virginia, by a pistol ball, which caused a compound comminuted fracture of the external table of the left parietal bone near the lambdoid suture. On April 1st, he was admitted to the hospital of the cavalry corps; on April 4th, sent to the Mount Pleasant Hospital, Washington; and on May 22d, 1865, was transferred North. He was discharged May 30th, 1865, and pensioned. Pension Examiner M. L. Green reported on November 19th, 1868, that the patient suffers from impaired vision and disturbance of the cerebral functions. His disability is rated at three-fourths and permanent.