Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company E
Division: 2d Rhode Island Infantry
Born: Griswold, Conn.
Entered Service At: South Kingston, R.I.
Date of Issue: 03/02/1895
Place / Date: At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865
Planted the flag upon the parapet while the enemy still occupied the line; was the first of his regiment to enter the works.