Rank and organization: Private, Company D, 1st Connecticut Cavalry.
Place and date: At Back Creek Valley, Va., 31 July 1864. Entered service
at: New Milford, Conn..
Birth: Milford, Conn.
Date of issue: 23 January
Citation: Capture of flag and its bearer.
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)