Rank and organization: Private, Company A, 2d Maine Infantry. Place
and date: At Bull Run, Va., 21 July 1861.
Entered service at: Bangor, Maine.
Born: 1842, Fort Smith, Ark.
Date of issue: 5 April 1898.
accompanied his commanding officer and assisted in removing the dead and
wounded from the field under a heavy fire of artillery and musketry.
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)