Rank and organization: Major, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry. Place and
date: At Gettysburg, Pa., 1 July 1863.
Entered service at: Pennsylvania.
Born: 2 March 1836, Plumsteadville, Bucks County, Pa.
Date of issue: 21
Citation: Voluntarily led the regiment under a withering fire
to a position from which the enemy was repulsed.
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)