Rank and organization:   Private, Company K, 37th New York Infantry. Place
and date: At Williamsburg, Va., 5 May 1862. At Fair Oaks, Va., 30-31 May
1862. At Big Shanty, Ga., 14-15 June 1864.
Entered service at:   Freehold,
Date of issue:   13 February 1891.
Citation:   At Williamsburg,
Va., assisted in driving rebel skirmishers to their main line. Participated
in action, at Fair Oaks, Va., though excused from duty because of disability.
In a charge with his company at Big Shanty, Ga., was the first man on the
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)