Title: Atkins, William T.

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), 137.

Keywords:on special wounds and injuries of the headwounds and injuries of the headgunshot woundsgunshot contusions of the cranial bonesgunshot fractures of the external table of the cranium aloneappearances and symptoms of skull fracture not defined with sufficient precision to permit accurate diagnosisalleged fractures of outer table of parietal bonesinjured with conoidal musket ballConfederate prisoner, exchanged

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e10230

TEI/XML: med.d1e10230.xml

CASE.—Private William T. Atkins, Co. K, 3d Alabama Regiment, aged 21 years. Chancellorsville, May 3d, 1863. Conoidal musket ball. Treated at Lincoln Hospital. Exchanged and treated at Farmville Hospital. Retired August 12th, 1864.