Rank and organization: Private, Company C, 16th Pennsylvania Cavalry.
Place and date: At Hatchers Run, Va., 5_7 February 1865. Entered service
at: Erie, Pa.
Date of issue: 16 September 1880.
Gallantry and good conduct in action; bravery in a charge and reluctance
to leave the field after being twice wounded.
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)