Rank and organization: Major and Assistant Adjutant General, U.S. Army.
Place and date: At Antietam, Md., 17 September 1862.
Entered service at:
Scott, N.Y. Born: 25 January 1833, Scott, N.Y.
Date of issue: 13 December
Citation: Formed the columns under heavy fire and put them into position.
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)