b. 18/02/1844 New Haven, Connecticut. d. 14/02/1925 Smithville, New York.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/06/1862 James Island, South Carolina.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Sergeant in Company F, 7th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at James Island, South Carolina on June 16, 1862.
Having his left arm shot away in a charge on the enemy, he continued on duty, taking part in a second and a third charge until he fell exhausted from the loss of blood.
BURIAL LOCATION: SMITHVILLEE CEMETERY, SMITHVILLE, NEW YORK.
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