Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company K, 6th New York Cavalry.
Place and date: At Cedar Creek, Va., 19 October 1864. Entered service at.
Chatham, Four Corners, N.Y.
Birth: Columbia County, N.Y.
Date of issue:
Citation: Voluntarily led a charge across a narrow bridge over
the creek, against the lines of the enemy.
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)