b. 1839 Ireland. d. 01/01/1902 Madison, Illinois.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/07/1863 Gettysburg, Pennsyllvania.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company E, 72d New York Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on July 2, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
In a charge of his regiment this soldier captured the regimental flag of the 8th Florida Infantry (C.S.A.).
BURIAL LOCATION: SAINT MARY'S CEMETERY, DUNKIRK, NEW YORK.
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