Organization: U.S. Army
Division: 129th Pennsylvania Infantry
Born: 23 January 1838, Northumberland, Pa.
Entered Service At: Pottsville, Pa.
Date of Issue:
Place / Date: At Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December 1862. At Chancellorsville, Va., 3 May 1863.
At Fredericksburg seized the colors and led the command through a terrible fire of cannon and musketry. In a hand-to-hand fight at Chancellorsville, recaptured the colors of his regiment.