Rank and organization:   Private, Company E, 83d Indiana Infantry. Place
and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 2,2 May 1863.
Entered service at:   Osgood,
Date of issue:   13 August 1894. Citation. Gallantry
in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
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)