Charles H. Coolidge

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Charles Henry Coolidge
Coolidge is congratulated by Lt. Gen Wade H. Haislip after he was presented with the Medal of Honor
Born (1921-08-04) August 4, 1921 (age 98)
Signal Mountain, Tennessee
AllegianceUnited States of America
Service/branchUnited States Army
RankTechnical Sergeant
Unit3rd Battalion, 141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division
Battles/warsWorld War II
AwardsMedal of Honor
Légion d'honneur

Charles Henry Coolidge (born August 4, 1921)[1] is a former United States Army soldier. He was awarded the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor. He received this honor for his actions in World War II. He is currently the oldest living person to have been given the Medal of Honor.

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