CHARLES A. E. KING, LT, USN
Charles King '80
Date of birth: August 7, 1858
Date of death: December 25, 1900
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Charles Alfred King was admitted to the Naval Academy from Maryland on September 14, 1876 at age 18 years 1 months.
Charles died on December 25, 1900 of "Bright's disease" while aboard U.S.S. Solace, near Hong Kong.
He is buried in the Naval Academy Cemetery.