Rank and organization: Private, Company C, 107th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg and Norfolk Railroad, Va., 19 August 1864.
Entered service at: Philadelphia, Pa.
Birth: Lehigh County, Pa. Date of
issue: 2 February 1865.
Citation: Captured flag belonging to a North Carolina
regiment, and through a ruse led them into the arms of Federal troops.
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)