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Milton Wallen, CWMI098C, National Museum of Health and Medicine

Hospital gangrene suffered by Milton Wallen, Co C, 1st Kentucky Cavalry, when he was in a prison in Richmond. The watercolor by Edward Stauch was lithographed and published in the Medical & Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Surgical vol. 2, p. 739. The title, taken from the book, is "Hospital Gangrene of an Arm Stump."

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Taken on January 29, 2007