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PVT James Wallace Costigan
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1893
Newport
Campbell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1918, France

The son of Michael J. Costigan and and Anna Wallace of Newport, Kentucky, Private James W. Costigan served with the 96th Company, 6th USMC Regiment, 2nd Division of the United States Marine Corps during World War I. He died 31 Jul 1918 of wounds sustained in combat at the Battle of Belleau Woods in France on 02 Jun 1918.

A cenotaph in his memory was erected at St. Stephen Cemetery in Fort Thomas, Kentucky.

James W. Costigan American Legion Post 11 in Newport, Kentucky is named in his honor.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael James Costigan (1861 - 1932)
  Anna T. Wallace Costigan (1869 - 1929)
 
Note: Entered service from Kentucky
 
Burial:
Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial
Belleau
Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle
Lorraine, France
Plot: Plot A, Row 3, Grave 46
 
Maintained by: Rob
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55948120
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