Davis, Charles P., CPL

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Last Rank
Corporal (Infantry)
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Service Years
1899 - 1900

Corporal (Infantry)


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Home State
Minnesota
Minnesota
Year of Birth
1872
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Davis, Charles P. (MOH), CPL.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Long Prairie, Minnesota
Last Address
Valley City, North Dakota

Date of Passing
May 28, 1943
 
Location of Interment
North Dakota Veterans Cemetery - Mandan, North Dakota
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Sec C, Site 437

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 Military Association Memberships
Congressional Medal Of Honor SocietyMedal of Honor
  1906, Congressional Medal Of Honor Society
  1906, Medal of Honor [Verified] - Assoc. Page


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Last Known Activity

Philippines Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Entered the service at Valley City, North Dakota and served as a Private in Company G, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry. Near San Isidro, Philippine Islands, May 16, 1899, he with 21 other scouts charged across a burning bridge, under heavy fire, and completely routed 600 of the enemy who were entrenched in a strongly fortified position. His Medal was awarded on April 28, 1906.

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