Rank and organization: Major and Surgeon, U.S. Army.
Place and date: At Bear Paw Mountain, Mont., 30 September 1877.
Entered service at: Jersey City, N.J.
Birth: Barnegat, N.J.
Date of issue: 22 March 1895.
Citation: Fearlessly risked his life and displayed great gallantry in rescuing and protecting the wounded men.