Rank and organization: Private, Company K, 15th New Hampshire Infantry.
Place and date: At the siege of Port Hudson, La., July 1863. Entered service
at: Concord, N.H. Born: 1844, Methenn, Mass.
Date of issue: 10 March 1896.
Citation: Voluntarily exposed himself to the enemy only a few feet away
to render valuable services for the protection of his comrades.
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)