Rank and organization: Surgeon. 36th Infantry, U.S. Volunteers.
Place and date: At Alos, Zambales, Luzon, Philippine Islands,
21 December 1899.
Entered service at: Iowa.
Date of issue: 6 October 1906.
Citation: Voluntarily exposed himself to a hot fire from the enemy in repelling with pistol fire an insurgent attack and at great risk of his own life went under fire to the rescue of a wounded officer and carried him to a place of safety