b. 06/11/1838 Coshocton, Ohio. d. 26/03/1894 Shellsburg, Iowa.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Awarded for action as Sergeant, Co. C, 9th Iowa Infantry at Vicksburg, Miss., on May 22, 1863.
Carried the colors in advance of his regiment and was shot down while attempting to plant them on the enemy's works.
BURIAL LOCATION: OAKWOOD CEMETERY, SHELLSBURG, IOWA.
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