Title: Jungerich, John

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), 75.

Keywords:on special wounds and injuries of the headwounds and injuries of the headgunshot woundsgunshot wounds of the scalpfatal and complicated casesdied on furlough, impossible to obtain particulars of complicationsslight gunshot flesh wound over side of frontal bone

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e4281

TEI/XML: med.d1e4281.xml

CASE.—Lieutenant John Jungerich, Adjutant 121st Pennsylvania Volunteers, received, at the battle of North Anna River, Virginia, May 23d, 1864, a slight gunshot flesh wound over the right side of the frontal bone. He was taken to the hospital of the Fourth Division, Fifth Corps, and thence was sent to Washington. On May 31st, he was granted leave, and died on June 23d, 1864, while on leave of absence.