b. 22/07/1849 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. d. 12/10/1926 Washington DC
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 28/04/1876 Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska.
Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Army during the Wars with the Plains Indians as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 23rd United States Regular Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery near Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska, on April 28, 1876.
Voluntarily, and with most conspicuous gallantry, charged with 3 men upon 6 Indians who were entrenched upon a hillside.
BURIAL LOCATION: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA.
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