Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company G, 99th Pennsylvania
Place and date: At Boydton Plank Road, Va., 27 October 1864.
Entered service at: Philadelphia, Pa.
Date of issue: 29 September
Citation: Checked the rout and rallied the troops of his command
in the face of a terrible fire of musketry; was 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)