Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company G, 2d Vermont Infantry. Place
and date: At Fredericksburg, Va., 3 May 1863.
Entered service at: Kirby,
Birth: Waterford, Maine.
Date of issue: 13 December 1893.
Carried the colors to the top of the heights and almost to the muzzle of
the enemy's guns.
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)