Organization: Company I, 1st US Sharpshooters
Entered Service: Ionia, Mich.
Birth: lonia, Mich.
Date Medal Issued: 29 January 1896.
Date of Action: 27 October 1864.
Place of Action: Hatchers Run, Va.
Went to the assistance of a wounded and overpowered comrade, and in a hand_to_hand encounter effected his rescue.