Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company G, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves.
Place and date: At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863.
Entered service at: Waverly,
Birth: Newfield, N.Y.
Date of issue: 8 August 1900.
five other volunteers gallantly charged on a number of the enemy's sharpshooters
concealed in a log house, captured them, and brought them into the Union
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)