Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company B, 119th Illinois Infantry.
Place and date: At Blakely, Ala., 9 April 1865.
Entered service at: Browning,
Schuyler County, Ill.
Birth: Schuyler County, Ill.
Date of issue: 8 June
Citation: Capture of flag.
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)