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soldiers hospitals in new orleans

i need someone to enlighten me. i had a gguncle who died of his injuries suffered in the ponchatoula train wreck, 3rd sgt wyatt thornhill. the family bible states that he was taken to a soldiers hospital in new orleans where he died of his injuries. does anyone have any info on the hospitals down in new orleans at that time where he may have been taken?