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Charles H. Knight
Birth: 1839
Keene
Cheshire County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1904
West Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Corporal in Company I, 9th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery during the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg, Virginia on July 30, 1864. His citation reads “In company with a sergeant, was the first to enter the exploded mine; was wounded but took several prisoners to the Federal lines”. His Medal was issued on July 27, 1896. (bio by: Russ) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thayer Knight (1795 - 1866)
  Clarissa Aldrich Knight (1801 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen M. Burch Knight (1848 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clarissa E Knight (1824 - 1848)*
  Emerson Thayer Knight (1828 - 1863)*
  Sarah Jane Knight (1832 - 1850)*
  Lucy Ann Knight Brooks (1835 - 1860)*
  Charles H. Knight (1839 - 1904)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section 4, Lot 1429
 
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Originally Created by: Russ
Record added: Oct 19, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5858480
Charles H. Knight
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- Roses♥~
 Added: May. 26, 2017
Thank you, Soldier for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Aug. 9, 2016

- Roses♥~
 Added: Jul. 27, 2015
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