Title: Ramsey, Crowell J.
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), 217.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e15189
CASE.—Private Crowell J. Ramsey, Co. C, 4th Maine Volunteers, aged 21 years, was wounded at the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13th, 1862, by a musket ball, which fractured and depressed the upper posterior portion of the cranium, a little to the right of the median line; he also received a slight flesh wound of the left hand. He was conveyed to the regimental field hospital, and on the 15th, was transferred to the 3d division hospital, Alexandria, in a convalescent condition. On January 7th, 1863, he was sent to Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, Rhode Island, and on March 2d, 1863, returned to duty. On the 15th of June, he entered 2d division hospital, Alexandria, with cerebral symptoms, caused by depression of a portion of the fractured cranium, a fragment of which was removed. By the 1st of September, the wound was entirely closed, all cerebral symptoms had disappeared, and on the 15th of January, 1864, he was returned to duty. He is not a pensioner.