Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company B
Division: 47th Ohio Infantry
Born: 14 December 1842, Van Buren Township, Wayne County, Mich.
Entered Service At: Adrian, Mich.
Date of Issue: 04/17/1917
Place / Date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 3 May 1863
Was one of a party that volunteered and attempted to run the enemy's batteries with a steam tug and two barges loaded with subs1stence stores.