Rank and organization: Surgeon, U.S. Volunteers.
Place and date: At
New Bern, N.C., 14 March 1862.
Entered service at: New York.
Date of issue: 11 November 1870.
Citation: Voluntarily reconnoitered the
enemy's position and carried orders under the hottest fire.
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)