Title: Ells, William S.

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), 6.

Keywords:incised and puncture woundswounds and injuries of the headincised scalp woundswound of the armsabre-cut of scalp and arm

Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e819

TEI/XML: med.d1e819.xml

ELLS, WILLIAM S., Private, Co. K, 9th New York Cavalry. Sabre-cut of the scalp and right arm. Culpepper, Virginia, August 1st, 1863. Admitted to Douglas Hospital, Washington, August 3d. Returned to duty October 10th, 1863.