b. 18/11/1849 Lawrence County, Indiana. d. 27/12/1932 Washington DC.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 28/04/1876 Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska.
Indian Campaigns Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Sergeant in the US Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Corporal in Company A, 23d US Infantry for action at Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska on April 28, 1876. His citation reads “Gallantry in charge on hostile Sioux.”
Gallantry in charge on hostile Sioux.
BURIAL LOCATION: SOLDIERS HOME NATIONAL CEMETERY, WASHINGTON DC.
SECTION M, LOT 9370.
LOCATION OF MEDAL: UNKNOWN.