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Charles Evans Kilbourne, Jr
Birth: Dec. 23, 1872
Fort Myer Heights
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1963

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a First Lieutenant, in the U.S. Volunteer Signal Corps on February 5, 1899, at Paco Bridge, Philippine Islands, when he earned his Medal. His citation reads: Within a range of 250 yards of the enemy and in the face of a rapid fire climbed a telegraph pole at the east end of the bridge and in full view of the enemy coolly and carefully repaired a broken telegraph wire, thereby reestablishing telegraphic communication to the front. He was awarded his Medal on May 6, 1905. He later received the Distinguished Service Cross for "extraordinary heroism in action" near Thiacourt, France, September 12, 1918; the Distinguished Service Medal "for services in 89th Division and 36th Artillery Brigade"; Croix de Guerre (France) for "reconnaissances preparatory to assault on the St. Mihiel Salient," and the Legion of Honor; Philippine and Victory Medals. He later rose to Major General, US Army.  (bio by: Ugaalltheway) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3 Lot 1705
 
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Record added: Sep 18, 2003
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- James Snow
 Added: Nov. 12, 2014
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: May. 17, 2014

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