Rank and organization: Assistant Surgeon, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves
(35th Pennsylvania Volunteers).
Place and date: Near Bristoe Station, Va.,
14 October 1863.
Entered service at: Philadelphia, Pa. Born: 26 November
1836, Plymouth Meeting, Montgomery County, Pa.
Date of issue: 13 May 1899.
Citation: With one companion returned in the face of the enemy's heavy
artillery fire and removed to a place of safety a severely wounded soldier
who had been left behind as the regiment fell back.
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)