b. 14/08/1838 Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. d. 02/07/1915 Baltimore, Maryland.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 06/02/1865 Hatcher's Run, Virginia.
Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the US Army in Company C, 1st Maryland Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Hatcher's Run, Virginia on February 6, 1865.
As color bearer with most conspicuous gallantry preceded his regiment in the assult and planted his flag upon the enemy's works.
BURIAL LOCATION: IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CEMETERY, BALTIMORE, MARYLAND.
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