Rank and organization: Corporal, Battery D, 5th U.S. Artillery. Place
and date: At Bull Run, Va., 21 July 1861.
Entered service at: ?.
Date of issue: 28 August 1897.
Citation: Through his personal
exertions under a heavy fire, one of the guns of his battery was brought
off the field; all the other guns were lost.
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)