b. 27/05/1839 Champaign County, Ohio. d. 25/03/1927 Mechanicsburg, Ohio.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/05/1863 Chancellorsville, Virginia.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company A, 66th Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 2, 1863 at Chancellorsville, Virginia.
One of a party of four who voluntarily brought into the Union lines, under fire, a wounded Confederate officer from whom was obtained valuable information concerning the enemy.
BURIAL LOCATION: MAPLE GROVE CEMETERY, MECHANICSBURG, OHIO.
Section B, Lot 55
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