Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company D, 5th Vermont Infantry. Place
and date: At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865.
Entered service at: Stowe,
Birth: Stowe, Vt.
Date of issue: 28 October 1891.
Citation: First to
scale the enemy's works and plant the colors thereon.
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)