Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 15th Michigan Infantry. Place
and date: At Atlanta, Ga., 22 July 1864.
Entered service at: Monroe, Mich.
Born: 1840, Monroe, Mich.
Date of issue: 25 July 1892.
scaled the enemy's breastworks and signaled to his commanding officer in
charge; also in single combat captured the colors of the 5th Texas Regiment
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)