Rank and organization: Private, Company C, 122d Ohio Infantry. Place
and date: At Winchester, Va., 14 June 1863.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Morgan County, Ohio.
Date of issue: 5 April 1898.
1 companion, voluntarily went in front of the Union line, under a heavy
fire from the enemy, and carried back a helpless, wounded comrade, thus
saving him from death or capture.
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)