Title: Dunham, George W.

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), 257.

Keywords:on special wounds and injuries of the headwounds and injuries of the headgunshot woundsgunshot fractures of the cranial bonesremoval of fragments after gunshot fractures of the skullabscessformations of pus between skull and membranes and within brain tissuepenetrating fracture of left parietal bone by conoidal ballabscess formed in brain

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e16519

TEI/XML: med.d1e16519.xml

DUNHAM, GEORGE W., Private, Co. E, 9th New York Heavy Artillery. Cold Harbor, June 1st, 1864. Penetrating fracture of left parietal by conoidal ball. Corps and Fairfax Seminary hospitals. Removal of fragments. Died June 11th, 1864, from abscess formed in the brain.