Rank and organization: Private, Company D, 13th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date. At Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December 1862. Entered service
at:?. Born 2 February 1836, Waltham, Mass.
Date of issue: 1898.
A wounded and helpless comrade, having been left on the skirmish line,
this soldier voluntarily returned to the front under a severe fire and
carried the wounded man 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)