Rank and organization: Private, Company K, 124th New York Infantry.
Place and date: At Bristoe Station, Va., 15 June 1863. Entered service
at: Middletown, N.Y.
Birth: Orange County, N.Y.
Date of issue: 10 September
Citation: At imminent peril saved from death or capture a disabled
officer of his company by carrying him under a hot musketry fire, to a
place of safety.
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)