Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company I, 8th Vermont Infantry. Place
and date: At Winchester, Va., 19 September 1864.
Entered service at:   Newfane,
Birth:   Jamaica, Vt.
Date of issue:   13 December 1893.
one comrade, voluntarily crossed an open field, exposed to a raking fire,
and returned with a supply of ammunition, successfully repeating the attempt
a short time thereafter.
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)