Rank and organization: Corporal, Company A, 1st Vermont Cavalry. Place
and date: At Cedar Creek, Va., 19 October 1864.
Entered service at: Burlington,
Vt. Born: 25 June 1843, Williamsburg, Mass.
Date of issue: 26 November
Citation: With 1 companion, captured the flag of a Confederate regiment,
3 officers, and an ambulance with its mules and driver.
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)