b. 01/06/1838 Galen, New York. d. 21/02/1913 USA.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 30/09/1877 Bear Paw Mountain, Montana.
Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was serving as a First Lieutenant in the 5th U.S. Infantry, at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana, on September 30, 1877, when he earned his Medal.
Led his command into close range of the enemy, there maintained his position, and vigorously prosecuted the fight until he was severely wounded.
BURIAL LOCATION: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA.
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