Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company H
Division: 3d Minnesota Infantry
Born: 18 January 1841, Columbiana County, Ohio
Entered Service At: Ft. Snelling, Rice County, Minn.
Date of Issue: 03/03/1917
Place / Date: Near Duck River, Tenn., 26 May-2 June 1863
While on a scout captured single-handed 2 desperate Confederate guerrilla officers who were together and well armed at the time.