Rank and organization: Lieutenant Colonel, 43d Ohio Infantry. Place
and date: At Corinth, Miss., 4 October 1862.
Entered service at: Columbus,
Ohio. Born: 10 November 1834, Columbus, Ohio.
Date of issue: 19 August
Citation: Conspicuous gallantry in restoring order at a critical
moment and leading his regiment in a charge.
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)