Rank and organization: Corporal, Company E, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December 1862. Entered service
at: Cressonville, Pa.
Date of issue: 21 January 1897.
Carried a dangerously wounded comrade into the Union lines, thereby preventing
his capture by the enemy.
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)