Rank and organization: Corporal, Company A, 77th Illinois Infantry.
Place and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 22 May 1863.
Entered service at: Peoria,
Birth: Southbridge, Mass.
Date of issue: 4 April 1898.
with others, by hand, a cannon up to and fired it through an embrasure
of the enemy's works.
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)