Rank and organization: Second Lieutenant, Company C, 9th New Hampshire
Place and date: At Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December 1862. Entered
service at: Nashua, N.H. Born: 12 April 1840, Warren County, N.H. Date
of issue: 28 June 1890.
Citation: Seized the regimental colors, the color
bearer having been shot down, and, waving them, rallied the regiment under
a heavy fire.
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)