b. 1839 Rensselaer County, New York. d. 30/12/1907 Illinois.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Sergeant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Corporal in Company I, 55 Illinois Infantry for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party.
BURIAL LOCATION: FOURMILE GROVE CEMETERY, MERIDEN, ILLINOIS.
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