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Chinington, David W. - 4822

Title:
Chinington, David W. - 4822
Identifier:
clarysville_00311
Hospital Number:
4822
Lastname:
Chinington
Firstname:
David
Middle Initial:
W.
Date Admitted:
1864/10/29
Age:
30
Nativity:
Ohio
Marital Status:
Married
Residence:
Jackson Co., O [Jackson County, Ohio]
Relative Address:
Camba, Jackson Co., O [Camba, Jackson County, Ohio]
Rank:
Bugler
Company:
H
Regiment:
2 VA Cav [2nd West Virginia Cavalry]
Source:
Cavalry Corps Hospital Manchester VA [West Virginia]
Diagnosis:
Gun shot fracture of internal condyle of right femer [femur]. Ball entered in poplatial [popliteal] space and lodged in internal condyle comminuting the internal condyle.
Treatment:
Amputation [1864] 09/22 on the field. Middle third of thigh. Simple dressing. Stump healed.
Result:
Transferred to US Genl Hospital Gallipolis 1864/12/06