Rank and organization: Captain, Company C, 2d Minnesota Infantry. Place
and date: At Chickamauga, Ga., 20 September 1863.
Entered service at: Sasioja,
Birth: Rockingham County, N.H.
Date of issue: 12 June 1895.
Seized the colors of a retreating regiment and led it into the thick of
This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)