Rank and organization: Quartermaster Sergeant, 1st Battalion, 14th U.S.
Place and date: At Gaines Mill, Va., 27 June 1862. Entered service
Date of issue: 28 August 1897.
on duty with the wagon train as quartermaster sergeant he voluntarily left
his place of safety in the rear, joined a company, and fought with distinguished
gallantry through the action.
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)