of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company I, 1st U.S. Sharpshooters. Place and
Date: At Hatchers Run, Va., 27 October 1864. Entered Service At: Ionia, Mich. Birth:
Ionia, Mich. Date Of Issue: 29 January 1896.
Went to the assistance of a wounded and overpowered comrade, and in a hand-to-hand
encounter effected his rescue.
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