Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 58th Ohio Infantry Place
and date: At Shiloh, Tenn.; Vicksburg, Miss., etc., 1862 and 1863. Entered
service at: Columbus, Ohio.
Birth: Lautenburg, Prussia.
Date of issue:
2 August 1879. Citation. Gallantry in actions.
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)