Rank and organization. Sergeant, Company A, 9th New Hampshire Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864.
Entered service at: Exeter,
Date of issue: 27 July 1896.
Citation: Was one of the
first in the exploded mine, captured a number of prisoners. and was himself
captured, but escaped.
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)