Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company C, 1st New York (Lincoln) Cavalry.
Place and date: At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865.
Entered service at:
Birth: Recklestown N.J.
Date of issue: 3 May 1865.
Capture of flag of the Sumter Heavy Artillery (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)