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Charles W. Rundle
Birth: Dec. 14, 1842
Campbell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1924
Santa Monica
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Private in Company A, 116th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in a "forlorn hope" Union Army assault on Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 22, 1863. His citation reads "Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party." His Medal was issued on July 26, 1894. He was one of eight 116th Illinois Infantry soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War (the others being Sergeant Martin K. Davis, Captain Nicholas Geschwind, Private Andrew Johnson, Private Benjamin W. Schenck, Corporal Benoa Sprague, Private Thomas J. Ward, and Private Andrew Widick). (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Inscription:
MEDAL OF HONOR
CO A
116 ILL INF
 
Burial:
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section 34, Row I, Grave 11
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Mar 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6239039
Charles W. Rundle
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Charles W. Rundle
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Charles W. Rundle
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Thank you, Soldier for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 11, 2016

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