CHARLES A. E. KING, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Charles King '80

Date of birth: August 7, 1858

Date of death: December 25, 1900

Age: 42

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Charles Alfred King was admitted to the Naval Academy from Maryland on September 14, 1876 at age 18 years 1 months.

Loss

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.



Class of 1880

Charles is one of 4 members of the Class of 1880 in Memorial Hall.