Rank and organization:   Private, Company B, 4th lowa Cavalry. Place and
date: At Selma, Ala., 2 April 1865.
Entered service at:   Independence, Buchanan
Birth:   Carroll County, Ind.
Date of issue:   17 June 1865.
Citation:   Capture of silk Confederate States flag and 2 staff officers.
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)