b. 25/07/1847 Huron County, Ohio. d. 06/02/1924 Erie, Pennsylvania.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 09/08/1877 Big Hole, Montana.
Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Army at Newark, Ohio. He attained the rank of Ordinance Sergeant. He served as a Sergeant in Company I, 7th US Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for action on August 9, 1877 at Big Hole, Montana.
Gallantry in forming company from line of skimishers and deploying again under a galling fire, and in carring dispatches at the imminent risk of his life.
BURIAL LOCATION: ERIE CEMETERY, ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA.
Section 5 Singles, Row E, Grave 49
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