RAY, CHARLES W.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company 1, 22d
U.S. Infantry. Place and Date: Near San Isidro, Luzon, Philippine Islands, 19
October 1899. Entered Service At: St. Louis, Mo. Birth: Pensacola Yancey
County, N.C. Date of Issue: 18 April 1902.
Most distinguished gallantry in action. Captured a
bridge with the detachment he commanded and held it against a superior force of the enemy,
thereby enabling an army to come up and cross.