Rank and organization: Colonel, 146th New York Infantry.
Place and date:
At Five Forks, Va., 1 April 1865.
Entered service at: Utica, N.Y.
Date of issue: 14 August 1891.
Citation: The first to enter the
enemy's works, where he captured 2 flags.
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)