Rank and organization: Corporal, Company D, 5th New York Cavalry. Place
and date: At Cedar Creek, Va., 19 October 1864.
Entered service at: ?.
Date of issue: 26 October 1864.
Citation: Recaptured the
flag of the 15th New Jersey Infantry.
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)