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Surgical Set collection from 1860 to 1865 - Civilian and Military

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Samuel Holman, Asst. Surgeon, U.S. Navy

From the Medical And Surgical History of the War of Rebellion database

Report of Acting Assistant Surgeon Holman, U.S. Navy, giving the casualties on board the U.S.S. Wyalusing.

U.S.S. WYALUSING,
Off Plymouth, N.C., December 31, 1864.

SIR: I have the honor to submit the following report of the list of casualties on board this vessel during the late expedition up the Roanoke River, North Carolina.

Wounded.--Robert Williams, landsman, lacerated wound of scalp, caused by a splinter on the evening of the 22d instant; doing well.

I am, sir, very respectfully, etc.

 SAMUEL HOLMAN,
Acting Assistant Surgeon.

 Lieutenant-Commander EARL ENGLISH, U.S. Navy,
Commanding Officer.

 

1865 HOLMAN SAMUEL Acting Assistant Surgeon. 22 June 1864.  Honorably discharged 2 October 1863


USS Wyalusing

USS Wyalusing was a double-ended, side-wheel gunboat that served in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. She was named for the borough of Wyalusing in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

Wyalusing was built at Philadelphia by C. H. & W. H. Cramp, launched on 12 May 1863, and commissioned at the Philadelphia Navy Yard on 8 February 1864, with Lieutenant Commander Walter W. Queen in command.

USS Wyalusing coming to the aid of USS Otsego and USS Bazely on the Roanoke River, 9 December 1864

 

 

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Direct links to all medical & Civil War collections on this site                         

American Surgical Sets:

Pre-Civil War:  1 | 2  -   Post-Civil War:  3  -  Civil War 1861-1865:  4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8   INDEX

Medical Text-Books:

1 | 1a | 2 | 2a | 3 | 3a | 4 | 4a | 5 | 5a | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 9a | 10 | 11 | 12    INDEX

Surgeon General's Office Library printed catalogues: 1840 | 1864 | 1865
Medical Lecture Cards: 1 | 2 | 34 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21    INDEX

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Navy Surgeon Exams:

1863 Navy Surgeon Applicant Exams with Biographies   INDEX ONE | INDEX TWO

Surgeon CDVs, Images:

Army: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8    INDEX

Navy: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8   

Hosp Dep't Bottles, Tins, 

U.S. Army Pannier:

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