of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company I, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry. Place
and Date: At Rappahannock Station, Va., 23 August 1862. Entered Service At:
Philadelphia, Pa. Date of Issue: 8 July 1896.
Voluntarily, and at great personal risk, picked up an unexploded shell and threw it
away, thus doubtless saving the life of a comrade whose arm had been taken off by the same
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