Rank and organization: Captain and Assistant Adjutant General, U.S.
Place and date: At Fort Huger, Va., 19 April 1863. Entered
service at: Olympia, Washington Territory. Born: 9 June 1842, Newport,
Date of issue: 13 June 1894.
Citation: Gallantly led a party that
assaulted and captured the fort.
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)