Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company I, 52d Ohio Infantry. Place
and date: At Buzzard's Roost, Ga., 11 May 1864.
Entered service at: Painesville,
Birth: Painesville, Ohio.
Date of issue: 14 August 1894.
Risked his life in saving a wounded comrade.
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)