Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company A, 1st West Virginia Cavalry.
Place and date: At Nineveh, Va., 12 November 1864.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Monongalia County, W. Va.
Date of issue: 26 November 1864.
Capture of flag of 22d Virginia Cavalry (C.S.A.).
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)