Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company A, 15th Pennsylvania
Place and date: At Chickamauga, Ga., 20 September 1863. Entered
service at: Philadelphia, Pa. Born: 11 October 1837, Burlington, N.J. Date
of issue: 4 December 1893.
Citation: Held out to the last with a small
force against the advance of superior numbers of the enemy.
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)