Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company E, 4th Delaware Infantry.
Place and date: At Rowanty Creek, Va., 5 February 1865. Entered service
at: ?. Born: 3 February 1840, Pleasant Hill, Del.
Date of issue: 13
Citation: Swam the partly frozen creek, under fire, in the
attempt to capture a crossing.
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)