Rank and organization: Second Lieutenant, Company B, 2d Vermont Infantry.
Place and date: At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864.
Entered service at:
Birth: Grafton, Vt.
Date of issue: 24 March 1892.
While voluntarily serving as a staff officer successfully withdrew a regiment
across and around a severely exposed position to the rest of the command;
was severely wounded.
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)