b. 17/11/1823 Agawam, Massachusetts. d. 05/04/1900 Agawam, Massachusetts.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 18/06/1864 Petersburg, Virginia.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company I, 37th Massachusetts Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on June 18, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia.
Voluntarily exposed himself to the fire of a Union brigade to stop their firing on the Union skirmish line.
BURIAL LOCATION: MEETING HOUSE HILL CEMETERY, WEST SPRINGFIELD, MASS.
Isle 30, Lot 1
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