Rank and organization:   Private, Company E, 124th New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth:   Goshen, N.Y.
Date of issue:   1 December 1864.
Capture of flag of 17th Louisiana (C.S.A.).
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)