Rank and organization:   Captain and Assistant Adjutant General, Volunteers.
Place and date:   At Flint River, Ga., 30 August 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth:   Oldtown, Maine.
Date of issue:   29 August 1894.
Citation:   Voluntarily led troops in a charge over a burning bridge.
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)