Rank and organization: Lieutenant Colonel, 2d Maine Cavalry. Place and
date: At Evergreen, Ala., 23 March 1865.
Entered service at: Maine.
Cranberry Isles, Maine.
Date of issue: 10 September 1897.
alone in the darkness beyond the picket line, came upon 3 of the enemy,
fired upon them (his fire being returned), wounded 2, and captured the
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)