Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company F, 97th Pennsylvania
Place and date: At Fort Fisher, N.C., 15 January 1865. Entered
service at: West Chester, Pa. Born: 13 July 1839, Syracuse, Onondaga County,
Date of issue: 24 June 1890.
Citation: Gallant and meritorious conduct,
where, as first lieutenant, he commanded the regiment.
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)