Rank and organization: Private, Company F, 4th lowa Cavalry. Place and
date: At Columbus, Ga., 16 April 1865.
Entered service at: Oskaloosa, Mahaska
Birth: Jefferson County, Ohio.
Date of issue: 17 June 1865.
Citation: Capture of flag and bearer Austin's Battery (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)