Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company H, 9th New Hampshire Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Lancaster, N.H.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
the colors of 21st Massachusetts Infantry in a hand_to_hand encounter.
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)