[clipping] "... The deceased entered the U. S. Army as Assistant Surgeon, and went through the Seminole war. Continuing in the army, he afterewards served in the Mexican war, in which he distinguished himself..." Carolinian
[clipping] "David Camden DeLeon, Acting Surgeon-General of the Southern Confederacy, in its earlier days, died at Santa Fe, New Mexico, on the 3d inst. He was a little more than fifty years of age ...." Col'a Phoenix.