Rank and organization: Corporal, Company I, 1st New Jersey Infantry.
Place and date: At Gaines Mill, Va., 27 June 1862.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Warren County, N.J.
Date of issue: 9 July 1892.
carried a wounded comrade, under heavy fire, to a place of safety; though
twice wounded in the act, he continued in action until again severely 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)