Rank and organization: Sergeant Major, 6th U.S. Colored Troops. Place
and date: At Chapins Farm, Va., 29 September 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth: Cincinnati, Ohio.
Date of issue: 8 February 1870.
Citation: Rescue of regimental colors.
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)