Title: Dougherty, Joseph
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), 255.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e16478
DOUGHERTY, JOSEPH, Sergeant, Co. B, 69th New York, aged 23 years. Spottsylvania, May 13th, 1864. Fracture of right parietal by shell. Alexandria hospital. Removal of fragment of bone. Hæmorrhage from middle meningeal artery. Ligation of common carotid above the omo-hyoid. May 26th, hæmorrhage recurred. Died May 26th, 1864.