Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company E, 57th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date: At Wilderness, Va., 6 May 1864.
Entered service at: Springfield,
Date of issue: 30 April 1870.
Citation: While color
bearer, rallied the retreating troops and induced them to check the enemy's
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)