Title: Griffith, G. 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), 8.

Keywords:incised and puncture woundswounds and injuries of the headincised scalp woundssabre-cut of scalp

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e1048

TEI/XML: med.d1e1048.xml

GRIFFITH, G. W., Private, Co. G, 2d United States Cavalry, aged 23 years. Sabre-cut, an inch and a half long, of the left frontal region. Culpepper, Virginia, August 1st, 1863. Admitted to Douglas Hospital, Washington, August 2d. Returned to duty August 14th, 1863.