Rank and organization: Private, Company D, 23d Illinois Infantry. Place
and date: At Fishers Hill, Va., 22 September 1864.
Entered service at:
Date of issue: 6 October 1864.
Capture of flag.
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)