Title: McCoy, Benjamin
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1888), 389.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e9773
CASE 205.—Private Benjamin McCoy, Co. H, 46th Pa., was admitted Sept. 16, 1863, in low condition and cyanotic. Next day he became delirious, and soon afterwards ecchymoses appeared on the chest and abdomen. He died on the 22d. Post-mortem examination: Heart sound; parenchymatous organs healthy; a portion of the ileum ulcerated.—Act. Ass't Surg. W. Leon Hammond, First Division Hospital, Alexandria, Va.