Rank and organization: First Sergeant, Company D, 4th East Tennessee
Place and date: At Minville, Tenn., 3 October 1863. Entered service
at: Tennessee. Born: 1841, Hawkins County, Tenn.
Date of issue: 11 June
Citation: Went to the aid of a wounded comrade between the lines
and carried him to a place of safety.
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)