Rank and organization: Major General, U.S. Volunteers.
Place and date:
At Franklin, Tenn., 30 November 1864.
Entered service at: Congress, Wayne
County, Ohio. Born: 1 June 1828, Cedar Valley, Ohio.
Date of issue: 29
Citation: At a critical moment rode to the front of one of
his brigades, reestablished its lines, and gallantly led it In a successful
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)