b. 31/03/1839 Ionia, Michigan. d. 10/02/1917 Grand Rapids, Michigan.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 27/10/1864 Hatcher's Run, Virginia.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company I, 1st US Sharpshooters. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on October 27, 1864 at Hatcher's Run, Virginia.
Went to the assistance of a wounded and over-powered comrade, and in a hand-to-hand encounter effected his rescue.
BURIAL LOCATION: VALLEY CEMETERY, LUTHER, MICHIGAN.
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