Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company L, 3d lowa Cavalry. Place and
date: At Osage, Kans., 25 October 1864.
Entered service at: Hopeville,
Clark County, lowa.
Birth: Washington County, Ohio.
Date of issue: 4 April
Citation: Gallantry in capturing Gen. Cabell.
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)