Rank and organization: Major, 1st Vermont Cavalry.
Place and date: At
Gettysburg, Pa., 3 July 1863.
Entered service at: Waterbury, Vt. Born:
14 December 1837, Waterbury, Vt.
Date of issue: 8 September 1891.
Led the second battalion of his regiment in a daring 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)