Rank and organization: Sergeant Major, 74th New York Infantry. Place
and date: At Chancellorsville, Va., 2 May 1863.
Entered service at: New
Date of issue: 29 March 1865.
in conducting a scouting party in front of the enemy.
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)