Rank and organization: Captain, Company K, 148th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 27 October 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth: Clarion County, Pa.
Date of issue: 22 June 1896.
Citation: With 100 selected volunteers, assaulted and captured the works
of the enemy, together with a number of officers and men.
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)