Title: Russell, Clement 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), 240.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e16150
RUSSELL, CLEMENT H., Private, Co. F, 37th Massachusetts, aged 19 years. Wilderness, May 5th, 1864. Gunshot fracture of cranium by conoidal ball. Washington and Philadelphia hospitals. Removal of fragments of bone, leaving a large cavity in the skull. Discharged June 12th, 1865. December 6th, 1867, Examiner C. L. Fisk reported that the pensioner suffers from headache and dizziness, and is unable to bear exposure to heat or light. There is loss of memory, with cerebral excitement on taxing the brain to any great degree.