Rank and organization: Private, Company K, 142d New York Infantry. Place
and date: At Fort Fisher, N.C., 16 January 1865.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Canajoharie, N.Y.
Date of issue: 11 September 1890.
advanced with the head of the column and cut down the palisading.
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)