Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company B, 1st New Jersey Cavalry.
Place and date: At Hatchers Run, Va., 6 February 1865. Entered service
at: Buffalo, N.Y.
Birth: Buffalo, N.Y.
Date of issue: 3 January 1906.
Under a heavy fire from the enemy carried off the field a commissioned
officer who was severely wounded and also led a charge on the enemy's rifle
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)