Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company D, 9th New York Cavalry.
Place and date: Near Cedar Creek, Va., November 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth: New York, N.Y.
Date of issue: 14 May 1894.
While the command was falling back, he returned, and in the face of the
enemy rescued a sergeant from under his fallen horse.
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)