Rank and organization: Colonel, 3d Vermont Infantry.
Place and date:
At Spotsylvania Courthouse, Va., 10 May 1864.
Entered service at: Pomfret,
Vt. Born: 23 December 1833, Davendish, Vt.
Date of issue: 8 April 1892.
Citation: At the head of 3 regiments and under a most galling fire attacked
and occupied the enemy's works.
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)