Rank and organization: First Sergeant, Company A, 3d Maryland Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 17 June 1864.
Entered service at: Warfordsburg,
Birth: Adams County, Pa.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
Recaptured the colors of 2d Pennsylvania Provisional Artillery.
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)