Rank and organization: Private, Company A, 1st Vermont Cavalry. Place
and date: At Cedar Creek, Va., 19 October 1864.
Entered service at: Essex,
Date of issue: 26 October 1864.
Citation: With one
companion captured the State flag of a North Carolina regiment, together
with 3 officers and an ambulance with its mules and driver.
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)