Rank and organization: Private, Company L, 1st Connecticut Artillery.
Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., 25 March 1865.
Entered service at:
New Haven, Conn.
Date of issue: 29 October 1886.
A piece of artillery having been silenced by the enemy, this soldier voluntarily
ass1sted in working the piece, conducting himself throughout the engagement
in a gallant and fearless manner.
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)