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cp 1073

"Gangrenous ulcer on external side of left foot resulting from gunshot wound." Private John D. Parmenter, Co. G, 67th Pennsylvania Volunteers, was wounded at Amelia Springs, VA on April 6, 1865 during the American Civil War. Treated at Harewood Hospital in Washington, DC by Dr. R.B. Bontecou, his leg was amputated. Selected by Mike.

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Taken on September 26, 2006