December 20, 1845|
Hancock County, Ohio
|Died||November 10, 1911(aged 65)|
|Place of burial||Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch|| United States Army
|Unit||21st Ohio Infantry|
|Battles/wars||Battle of Stones River|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 21st Ohio Infantry. Place and date: At Murfreesboro, TN., 31 December 1862. Entered service at:------. Birth: Ohio. Date of Issue: 17 September 1897.
Voluntarily and under a heavy fire, while his command was falling back, rescued a wounded and helpless comrade from death or capture.