Rank and organization: First Sergeant, Company B, 4th New York Cavalry.
Place and date: At Front Royal, Va., 15 August 1864.
Entered service at:
New York, N.Y.
Date of issue: 26 August 1864.
Capture of flag of 3d Virginia 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)