Rank: First Lieutenant/Adjutant
Organization: U.S. Army
Division: 59th Indiana Infantry
Entered Service At: Spencer, Ind. Birth: Edgar, Ill.
Date of Issue: 08/02/1897
Place / Date: At Corinth, Miss., 4 October 1862
Voluntarily took command of another regiment, with the consent of one or more of his seniors, who were present, rallied the command and led it in the assault.