of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Corporal, Company E, 1st Michigan Sharpshooters. Place
and dare: At Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864. Entered Service At: Goodland, Mich. Born:
1846, Reading, Mich. Date of Issue: 31 July 1896.
Instead of retreating, remained in the captured works, regardless of his personal
safety and exposed to the firing, which he boldly and deliberately returned until the
enemy was close upon him.
Citation Courtesy of www.HomeOfHeroes.com
Of Honor Special Sections
of the MOH
Each of the
individual citations in this section should be printable as a single, full page similar to
the one at right. If you have any problems getting a finished page like the one
shown, click on it to access our PRINT HELPS page.