b. 24/10/1841 Hillside, Michigan. d. 28/07/1923 Adrian, Michigan.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 03/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a prisoner of war. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company B, 47th Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 3, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Was one of a party that volunteered and attempted to run the enemy's batteries with a steam tug and two barges loaded with subsistence stores.
BURIAL LOCATION: OGDEN ZION CEMETERY, BLISSFIELD, MICHIGAN.
Old Section, Division 1, Lot 96
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