Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company I, 11th Indiana Infantry. Place
and date: At Winchester, Va., 19 September 1864.
Entered service at: New
Birth: New Albany, Ind.
Date of issue: 6 April 1865.
Gallant and meritorious service in carrying the regimental colors.
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)