Title: Vorhees, Jackson 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), 74.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e4074
CASE.—Private Jackson W. Vorhees, Co. I, 27th Michigan Volunteers, aged 38 years, received, at the battle of Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 3d, 1864, a gunshot flesh wound of the left temple. He was, on June 8th, admitted to the hospital of the Third Division, Ninth Corps, and on June 14th, to the Second Division Hospital at Alexandria. Simple dressings were applied. Death occurred on June 28th, 1864. Surgeon T. Rush Spencer, U. S. V., reported the case.