Rank and organization: Major, 121st Pennsylvania Infantry. Place and
date: At Appomattox Courthouse, Va., 9 April 1865.
Entered service at:
Birth: Boston, Mass.
Date of issue: 15 October 1872.
Citation: Capture of flag of 46th Virginia Infantry (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)