Rank and organization: Chaplain, 15th Indiana Infantry.
Place and date:
At Stone River, Tenn., 31 December 1862.
Entered service at: Westville,
Ind. Born: 6 March 1823, Wayne County, Ind.
Date of issue: 4 April 1898.
Citation: Went to the front during a desperate contest and unaided carried
to the rear several wounded and helpless soldiers.
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)