Jul. 19, 1869 Byron Fond du Lac County Wisconsin, USA
Aug. 18, 1938 Columbus Franklin County Ohio, USA
Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in United States Army during the War with Spain as a Private in Company C, 17th United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at El Caney, Cuba, on July 1, 1898. His citation reads " "Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and while under heavy fire of the enemy." His Medal was awarded to him on June 22, 1899.
Burial: Sunset Cemetery Galloway Franklin County Ohio, USA Plot: Section 10, Lot 219, Grave 1
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