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Institution:
Harewood U.S.A. General Hospital, R.B. Bontecou, Surgeon U.S. Vols., In charge

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Original format:
image/jpeg

Language:
en

Collection:
Historical Medical Photography Collection

Rights:
Public Domain

Repository:
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library. Historical Library

Local Title:
Reed B. Bontecou, Gunshot Wounds Illustrated (Binder's Title)

Identifier:
Bontecou_2_056.dc

CHARLES LAST. Gunshot fracture of thigh. Charles Last, bugler, 25th Ill., aged 35, admitted to Harewood U.S.A. Gen'l Hospital, from Hampton Hospital, Sept. 13, 1865, convalescent from gunshot fracture of right thigh, upper third, ball entering from outerside. Wounded by guard at Washington, D.C. - conical ball - at short range -June 7, 1865. On admission to this hospital, the fractured part was united and patient able to be about on crutches. Constitutional state of patient, at time of injury, good; treatment, splint and counter extension; result, favorably The patient is doing very well, and in a fair way of having a good limb.