Rank and organization. Corporal, Company E, 6th Pennsylvania Reserve
Infantry. Place and date. At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863. Entered service
at: ?. |
Birth: Franklin County, Pa.
Date of issue: 5 May 1900.
Was 1 of 6 volunteers who charged upon a log house near the Devil's Den,
where a squad of the enemy's sharpshooters were sheltered, and compelled
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)