Rank and organization: Private, Company G, 188th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Chapins Farm, Va., 29 September 1864. Entered service
at: Danville, Pa.
Birth: Luzerne County, Pa.
Date of issue: 6 April 1865.
Citation: Took one of the first prisoners, a captain.
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)