Rank and organization:   Sergeant Major, 4th U.S. Colored Troops, Place
and date: At Chapins Farm, Va., 29 September 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth:   Baltimore, Md.
Date of issue:   6 April 1865.
the colors, after 2 color bearers had been shot down, and bore them nobly
through the fight.
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)