Title: Goodman, P.

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), 41.

Keywords:on special wounds and injuries of the headwounds and injuries of the headmiscellaneous injuries of the headfallsseverer contusions of the head, resulting from fallsterminated in such disabilities as to disqualify patients from further active servicecomplete loss of vision in one eyethrown from horsesevere injury of head

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e2753

TEI/XML: med.d1e2753.xml

CASE.—Private P. Goodman, Co. C, 13th New York Cavalry, aged 46 years, received a severe injury of the head, by being thrown from his horse, February 13th, 1864. He was admitted to Campbell Hospital, and was discharged from service, with complete loss of vision in his right eye, March 6th, 1864. Surgeon A. F. Sheldon, U. S. V., reports the case.