Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company K. 124th New York Infantry.
Place and date: At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864.
Entered service at:
Wallkill, Orange County, N.Y.
Birth: Wallkill, Orange County, N.Y. Date
of issue: 2 January 1895.
Citation: While serving as an engineer officer
voluntarily exposed himself to the enemy's fire.
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)