b. 02/12/1867 Avon, Illinois. d. 29/01/1936 Ontario, California.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/05/1899 San Isidro, Philippines.
Philippines Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Spanish-American War as a Private in Company H, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in the Philippine Islands on May 16, 1899.
With 21 other scouts charged across a burning bridge, under heavy fire, and completely routed 600 of the enemy who were entrenched in a strongly fortified position.
BURIAL LOCATION: BELLEVUE MEMORIAL PARK, ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA.
Section F, Lot 3, Space 7
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