Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 122d Illinois Infantry. Place
and date: At Fort Blakely, Ala., 9 April 1865.
Entered service at: Macoupin
Birth: Shelby County, Ky.
Date of issue: 8 June 1865.
Capture of flag.
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)