|Born||February 9, 1845|
|Died||November 25, 1907(aged 62)|
|Place of birth||Lebanon County, Pennsylvania|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1861 - 1865|
|Unit||Company F, 93d Pennsylvania Infantry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company F, 93d Pennsylvania Infantry. Place and date: At Petersburg, Va., April 2, 1865. Entered service at: Lebanon County, Pa. Birth: Lebanon County, Pa. Date of issue: May 10, 1865.
Sergeant Marquette, although wounded, was one of the first to plant colors on the enemy's breastworks.
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- "Charles Marquette". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7227042. Retrieved 2008-01-13.
- ""CHARLES MARQUETTE" entry". of Honor Recipients: Civil War (M-Z). United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. http://www.history.army.mil/html/moh/civwarmz.html. Retrieved 2008-01-13.
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