Organization: Battery B, 4th US Artillery
Entered Service: Cincinnati, Ohio.
Birth: Hamilton County, Ohio.
Date Medal Issued: 30 June 1894.
Date of Action: 17 September 1862.
Place of Action: Antietam, Md.
Volunteered at the age of 15 years to act as a cannoneer, and as such volunteer served a gun under a terrific fire of the enemy.