Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company F, 120th New York Infantry.
Place and date: At Hatchers Run, Va., 2 April 1865.
Entered service at:
Catskill, N.Y. Birth. Catskill, N.Y.
Date of issue: 4 April 1898.
While acting as aide to a general officer, voluntarily accompanied a regiment
in an assault on the enemy's works and acted as leader of the movement
which resulted in the rout of the enemy and the capture of a large number
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)