Rank and organization: Private, Company C, 20th Ohio Infantry. Place
and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 22 April 1863.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Fayette County, Pa.,
Date of issue: 23 September 1897.
Voluntarily served as one of the crew of a transport that passed the forts
under a heavy fire.
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)