Rank and organization: Assistant Surgeon, 210th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Hatchers Run, Va., 5 February 1865. Entered service
at: Weaversville, Pa. Born: 13 May 1840, Raubsville Northhampton County,
Date of issue: 20 April 1896. Citation. Discovering a flank movement
by the enemy, appraised the commanding general at great peril, and though
a noncombatant voluntarily participated with the troops in repelling this
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)