Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company G, 20th Indiana Infantry. Place
and date: At Wilderness, Va., 6 May 1864.
Entered service at: Tippecanoe
Birth: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
Capture of flag of 55th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.).
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)