Rank and organization:   Private, Company A, 7th Wisconsin Infantry. Place
and date: At Weldon Railroad, Va., 21 August 1864.
Entered service at:
Chippewa Falls, Wis.
Birth:   Mercer County, Pa.
Date of issue:   December
Citation:   Capture of flag of 16th Mississippi (C.S.A.).
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)