Title: Sweeney, D.

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), 23.

Keywords:wounds and injuries of the headincised and punctured woundsincised fractures of the cranium

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e2297

TEI/XML: med.d1e2297.xml

SWEENEY, D., Private, Co. D, 2d United States Artillery, received several severe sabre-cuts of the scalp, one of which fractured the cranium. November, 1863. Admitted to Douglas Hospital, Washington, November 23d. Returned to duty December 9th, 1863.