of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
HOLTON, CHARLES M.
Rank and Organization: First Sergeant, Company A, 7th Michigan Cavalry. Place
and Date: At Falling Waters, Va., 14 July 1863. Entered Service At: Battle
Creek, Mich. Born: 25 May 1838, Potter, N.Y. Date of Issue: 21 March 1889.
Capture of flag of 55th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.). In the midst of the battle with
foot soldiers he dismounted to capture the flag.
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