Rank and organization: Private, Company K, 4th lowa Cavalry. Place and
date. At Selma, Ala., 2 April 1865.
Entered service at: Mt. Pleasant, lowa.
Born: 29 May 1838, Green County, Pa.
Date of issue: 17 June 1865.
Capture of flag (supposed to be 11th Mississippi, C.S.A., and bearer.
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)