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Charles Patterson Cantrell
Birth: Feb. 13, 1874
Smithville
DeKalb County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1948
Joelton
Davidson County
Tennessee, 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 F, 10th United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Santiago, Cuba, on July 1, 1898. His citation reads "Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire from the enemy". His Medal was awarded to him on June 22, 1899. (bio by: K) 
 
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 Parents:
  Abraham Patterson Cantrell (1834 - 1921)
  Martha Jane Cantrell Cantrell (1850 - 1925)
 
 Children:
  Albert F. Cantrell (1901 - 1984)*
  Leo Alexander Cantrell (1907 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Patterson Cantrell (1874 - 1948)
  Dovie Lee Cantrell Adcock (1876 - 1948)*
  Thomas A Cantrell (1883 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nashville National Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section 1, Grave 132
 
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Record added: Sep 14, 2003
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Charles Patterson Cantrell
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Charles Patterson Cantrell
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 Added: May. 8, 2015
Your couraeous and distinguished service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: May. 1, 2015

- bob tarte
 Added: Apr. 13, 2015
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