Title: Beals, Harvey F.
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), 71.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e3796
CASE.—Sergeant Harvey F. Beals, Co. C, 59th New York Volunteers, was struck, at the battle of Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 3d, 1864, by a fragment of shell, which caused a flesh wound of the head. He was admitted, on June 8th, to the Columbian Hospital, Washington, D. C., where simple dressings were applied. Death occurred on June 12th, 1864.