Title: Guttery, Charles
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), 412.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e18493
CASE.—Private Charles Guttery, Co. D, 140th Pennsylvania Volunteers, aged 18 years, received, at Spottsylvania, May 12th, 1864, a gunshot wound of the upper and posterior part of the neck. He was, on May 15th, admitted to Lincoln Hospital, Washington, and, on the 18th, transferred to Pennsylvania, where he was admitted into the York Hospital, May 21st. Simple dressings were applied to the wounds. Erysipelas set in, which covered the entire face and scalp. On June 13th, he was transferred to the Pittsburg Hospital, whence he was returned to duty on September 22d, 1864.