Rank and organization: Private, Company I, 11th New Hampshire Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 17 June 1864.
Entered service at: Candia,
N.H. Born: April 1840, Candia, N.H.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
With 2 companions, he rushed and disarmed 27 enemy pickets, capturing a
stand of flags.
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)