Title: Lenihen, Daniel

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), 29.

Keywords:incised wounds of the scalpwounds and injuries of the headblow on head from an axe

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e2355

TEI/XML: med.d1e2355.xml

LENIHEN, DANIEL, Private, Co. F, 20th New York Volunteers, on November 3d, 1864, received a blow on the head from an axe, which produced an incised scalp wound. He was admitted to Lincoln Hospital, Washington, on November 15th, and returned to duty on December 17th, 1864.