Rank and organization: Assistant Surgeon, 2d Michigan Cavalry. Place
and date: At Resaca, Ga., 14 May 1864.
Entered service at: Detroit, Mich.
Born: 13 June 1839, Batavia, N.Y.
Date of issue: 24 April 1901.
At great personal risk, went to the aid of a wounded soldier, Pvt. Charles
W. Baker, lying under heavy fire between the lines, and with the aid of
an orderly carried him 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)