Rank and organization: Private, Company H, 12th lowa Infantry. Place
and date: At Nashville, Tenn., 16 December 1864.
Entered service at: Colesburg,
Delaware County, lowa.
Birth: Bedford County, Pa.
Date of issue: 24 February
Citation: Captured flag of 1st Louisiana Battery (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)