Rank: First Lieutenant
Organization: U.S. Army
Division: 5th U.S. Artillery
Born: East Thomaston, Maine
Entered Service At: Rockland, Maine
Date of Issue: 06/22/1894
Place / Date: At Bull Run, Va., 21 July 1861
Remained upon the field in command of a section of Griffin's Battery, directing its fire after being severely wounded and refusing to leave the field until too weak to sit upon the caisson where he had been placed by men of his command.