Title: Smith, John
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), 324.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e17395
SMITH, JOHN, Private, Co. H, 17th New York, aged 25 years. New York City, July, 1863. Punctured wound of the left eye. Desmarres Hospital, Washington. Simple dressings applied. Sight of eye greatly diminished. Frequent and protracted attacks of asthma. Condition of eye unimproved. Discharged February 26th, 1864.