Rank and organization: Private, Company C, 13th U.S. Infantry. Place
and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 19 May 1863.
Entered service at: ?.
Birth: Venango County, Pa.
Date of issue: 13 May 1899.
and at the risk of his life, under a severe fire of the enemy, aided and
ass1sted to the rear an officer who had been severely wounded and left
on the field.
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)