Title: Zimmerman, W. H.
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.d1e4113
CASE.—Sergeant W. H. Zimmerman, Co. E, 11th Pennsylvania Volunteers, aged 25 years, at the battle of the Wilderness, Virginia, May 6th, 1864, received a scalp wound over the right parietal region, from a musket ball, which lodged beneath the integument. The missile was extracted on the field, and the patient was sent to the rear, and conveyed finally to Washington, D. C., entering Armory Square Hospital on May 26th. He died on June 29th, 1864.