Rank and organization. Lieutenant, Company K, 88th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date: At Weldon Railroad, Va., 19 August 1864. Entered service
Birth: Chester County, Pa.
Date of issue: 5 April 1894.
Gallantly made a most dangerous reconnaissance, discovering the position
of the enemy and enabling the division to repulse an attack made in strong
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)