Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company E, 34th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865.
Entered service at: Spencer,
Birth: Spencer, Mass.
Date of issue: 12 May 1865.
Citation: In the
assault on Fort Gregg, bore the regimental flag bravely and was among the
foremost to enter the work.
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)