Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company C, 102d U.S. Colored
Place and date: Near Camden, S.C., April 1865. Entered service
at: Leighton, Allegan County, Mich.
Date of issue: 14 May
Citation: Hazardous service in marching through the enemy's country
to bring relief to his command.
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)