Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company A, 29th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date: At Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tenn., 29 November 1863. Entered
service at. Fall River, Mass.
Date of issue: 1 December
Citation: Capture of flag of 17th Mississippi Infantry (C.S.A.).
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)