Title: Riley, Barney
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), 85.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e5121
CASE.— Private Barney Riley, Co. F, 1st New York Dragoons, aged 26 years, was wounded in the engagement at Trevilian Station, Virginia, on June llth, 1864, by a conoidal musket ball, which caused a wound of the left side of the scalp. He was immediately admitted to the field hospital of the Cavalry Corps, and, on June 21st, he was transferred to Mount Pleasant Hospital, Washington, D. C. Typhoid fever supervened, and the patient died on August llth, 1864. The case is reported by Assistant Surgeon C. A. McCall, U. S. A.