Rank and organization: First Sergeant, Company M., 2d New York Cavalry.
Place and date: At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865.
Entered service at:
Birth: Essex County, N.Y.
Date of issue: 3 May 1865.
Citation: Capture of flag of 18th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.).
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)