Rank and organization: Corporal, Company I, 138th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865. Entered service at.
Fort Kennedy, Pa.
Birth: Lancaster, Pa.
Date of issue: 10 May 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)