Rank and organization: Private, Company D, 7th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date: At Fredericksburg, Va., 3 May 1863.
Entered service at:
Birth: Dighton, Mass.
Date of issue: 28 June 1890.
the first to jump into the enemy's rifle pits, he himself captured and
brought out three prisoners.
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)