Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company C, 49th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date: At Port Hudson, La., 27 May 1863.
Entered service at: Pittsfield,
Date of issue: 25 November 1893.
in response to a call and took part in the movement that was made upon
the enemy's works under a heavy fire therefrom in advance of the general
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)