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 97)
Signal Mountain, Tennessee
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Army
Rank Technical Sergeant
Unit 3rd Battalion, 141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Medal 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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