of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company A, 97th Illinois Infantry. Place and
Date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 22 May 1863. Entered Service At: Gillespie, Macoupin
County, Ill. Birth: Scotland. Date of Issue: 29 January 1896.
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
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