b. 24/06/1867 Logan County, Illinois. d. 17/05/1951 Lewiston, Idaho.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/05/1899 San Isidro, Philippines.
Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Insurrection in the Philippine Islands as a Private in Company A, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery near San Isidro, Luzon 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: NORMAL HILL CEMETERY, LEWISTON, IDAHO.
Div 4, Row 26, Lot 26, Grave 9
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