Rank and organization: Private, Company A, 12th U.S. Infantry. Place
and date: At Cedar Mountain, Va., 9 August 1862.
Entered service at: -----.
Date of issue: 1 November 1893.
Citation: voluntarily carried
an order, at great risk of life in the face of a fire of grape and canister;
in doing this he was wounded.
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)