b. 19/09/1877 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. d. 11/10/1950 Washington DC.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 04/02/1900 Cebu, Philippines.
Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Sergeant in the US Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private in Company G, 19th US Infantry for action at Mount Amia, Cebu, Philippine Islands on February 4, 1900.
Singlehanded, defended his mortally wounded captain from an overwhelming force of the enemy.
BURIAL LOCATION: US SOLDIERS AND AIRMEN'S CEMETERY, WASHINGTON DC.
Plot: Section O-25