Medal of Honor Action Place: Petersburg, Virginia, USA
Removed severely wounded officers and soldiers from the field while under a heavy fire from the enemy, exposing himself beyond the call of duty, thus furnishing an example of most distinguished gallantry.
Accredited to: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Awarded Posthumously: No
Presentation Date & Details: July 21, 1897
Born: May 12, 1838, Hollywood, County Wicklow, Ireland
Died: April 26, 1922, Philadelphia, PA, United States
Buried: Cheltin Hills Crematory (Cremated 29 April 1922. Disposition of remains unknown.)