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Charles W. McKay
Birth: Jan. 25, 1847
Mansfield
Cattaraugus County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1912
Minnesota, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Captain in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant in Company C, 154th New York Infantry for action on May 8, 1864 at Dug Gap, Georgia. His citation reads "Voluntarily risked his life in rescuing under the fire of the enemy a wounded comrade who was lying between the lines." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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  Clara C Onan McKay (____ - 1888)*
 
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Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Fergus Falls
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Apr 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8657875
Charles W. McKay
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Charles W. McKay
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Charles W. McKay
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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