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Charles Fessenden Morse
[[Image:File:CharlesFMorse.jpg|center|200px|border]]Photo and signature of Charles Fessenden Morse
Personal Information
Born: September 22, 1839(1839-09-22)
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Died: December 11, 1926 (aged 87)
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Allegiance: United States of America
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Branch: Union Army
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Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
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Unit: 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry
Commands: 2nd Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry
Battles: Battle of Fort Wagner, Morris Island
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Charles Fessenden Morse (September 22, 1839 – December 11, 1926) was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Union Army during the American Civil War and, afterward, an influential businessman and civic leader in Kansas City, Missouri.[1]

In popular culture[]

A young Captain Morse was portrayed by Donovan Leitch, Jr. in the 1989 film Glory.

See also[]


  1. Conrads, David (1999). "Charles F. Morse". Missouri Valley Special Collections. Kansas City Public Library.,264. Retrieved 2008-11-24. 

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