Rank and organization: Private, Company H, 83d Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Wilderness, Va., 5 May 1864.
Entered service at: Springs,
Birth: Calnehoose, N.Y.
Date of issue: 19 November 1897.
Although assigned to other duty, he voluntarily joined his regiment in
a charge and fought with it until severely wounded.
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)