Rank and organization: Captain, Company A, 1st Delaware Infantry. Place
and date: At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863.
Entered service at: Wilmington,
Del. Born: 28 September 1840, Camden, Del.
Date of issue: 22 July 1892.
Citation: Voluntarily delivered an order in the face of heavy fire of the
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)