Rank and organization: Captain, Company A, 30th Indiana Infantry. Place
and date: At Atlanta, Ga., 3 August 1864.
Entered service at: Ft. Wayne,
Allen County, Ind.
Date of issue: 22 May 1893.
a charge of skirmishers against the enemy's rifle pits and stubbornly and
successfully resisted 2 determined attacks of the enemy to retake the works.
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)