Medal of Honor Action Place: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA
All the officers of his battery having been killed or wounded and five of its guns disabled in Pickett's assault, he succeeded to the command and fought the remaining gun with most distinguished gallantry until the battery was ordered withdrawn.
Accredited to: New York, New York
Awarded Posthumously: No
Presentation Date & Details: August 24, 1897
Born: June 18, 1836, Wurttemberg, Germany
Died: October 13, 1913, Washington, DC, United States
Buried: Arlington National Cemetery (PM) (1-511), Arlington, VA, United States