Rank and organization: Private, Company K, 56th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Weldon Railroad, Va., 20 August 1864. Entered service
at: Bucks County, Pa.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
Capture of flag of 55th North Carolina 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)