Rank and organization: First Sergeant, Company G, 88th Pennsylvania
Place and date: At Dabney's Mills, Va., 6_7 February 1865. Entered
service at: Reading, Pa.
Birth: Reading, Pa.
Date of issue: 9 November
Citation: Grasped the enemy's colors in the face of a deadly fire
and brought them inside the lines.
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)