Organization: Company B, 2d Vermont Infantry
Entered Service: Grafton, Vt.
Birth: Grafton, Vt.
Date Medal Issued: 24 March 1892.
Date of Action: 12 May 1864.
Place of Action: Spotsylvania, Va.
While voluntarily serving as a staff officer successfully withdrew a regiment across and around a severely exposed position to the rest of the command; was severely wounded.