Rank and organization: Lieutenant Colonel, 97th Illinois Infantry. Place
and date: At Fort Blakely, Ala., 9 April 1865.
Entered service at: Saline
Date of issue: 8 June 1865.
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)