Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company C, 154th New York Infantry.
Place and date: At Dug Gap, Ga., 8 May 1864.
Entered service at: Allegany,
Cattaraugus County, N.Y.
Birth: Groton, N.Y.
Date of issue: 13 April 1894.
Citation: Risked his life in rescuing a wounded comrade under fire of the
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)