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Walter Howard Cooke
Birth: Jul. 21, 1838
Death: Jan. 28, 1909

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. He served as a Major in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Captain in Company K, 4th Pennsylvania Infantry Militia for action on July 21, 1861 at Bull Run, Virginia. His citation reads, "Voluntarily served as an aide on the staff of Col. David Hunter and participated in the battle, his term of service having expired on the previous day." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Newbold Cooke (1842 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Edith Howard Cooke (1866 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Thomas Episcopal Church Cemetery
Whitemarsh
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 210
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: May 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7442050
Walter Howard Cooke
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Walter Howard Cooke
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Walter Howard Cooke
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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Thank you for your service. May you rest in peace.
- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: Jul. 21, 2013

- R I P
 Added: Jul. 21, 2013

- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Dec. 28, 2012
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