b. 24/01/1841 Dighton, Massachusetts. d. 03/03/1916 Dighton, Massachusetts.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 03/05/1863 Fredericksburg, Virginia.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company D, 7th Massachusetts Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 3, 1863 at Fredericksburg, Virginia.
Among the first to jump into the enemy's rifle pits, he himself captured and brought out three prisoners.
BURIAL LOCATION: WESTVILLE CEMETERY, TAUNTON, MASSACHUSETTS.
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