Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company D, 9th Michigan Cavalry.
Place and date: At Hawes Shops, Va., 28 May 1864.
Entered service at: Monroe
Birth: Monroe County, Mich.
Date of issue: 10 October 1892.
Citation: While acting as aide, voluntarily led a part of the line into
the fight, and was twice wounded.
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)