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Charles Thomas Payne
|Born||February 20, 1925
Peru, Kansas, USA
|Died||August 1, 2014
Chicago, Illinois, USA
|Allegiance||United States of America|
||United States Army|
|Years of service||1943–1945|
|Unit||89th Infantry Division|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Relations||Madelyn Lee Payne (sister)
Stanley A. Dunham (brother-in-law)
Stanley Ann Dunham (niece)
Barack Obama (grandnephew)
Michelle Obama (grandniece-in-law)
|Other work||University of Chicago Library|
Charles Thomas Payne (February 20, 1925 – August 1, 2014) was an American military personal. He served in the U.S. military during World War II as a member of the U.S. Army's 89th Infantry Division. Payne was in the infantry that freed many Holocaust survivors from Ohrdruf, a sub-camp of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Payne was the great-uncle of President Barack Obama.
Payne died in Chicago, Illinois, aged 89.
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