Rank and organization: Private, Company H, 4th West Virginia Infantry.
Place and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 22 May 1 863.
Entered service at:
Kanawha County, W. Va. Born: 14 February 1838, Kanawha County, W. Va. Date
of issue: 25 February 1895.
Citation: Gallantry in charge of the "volunteer
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)