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Edward J. Costigan
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1878
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1918
Summit County
Ohio, USA

Officer Edward J. Costigan
Akron Police Department
End of Watch: Thursday, January 10, 1918

Biographical Info
Age: Not available
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Thursday, January 10, 1918
Weapon Used: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect Info: Not available

Officer Costigan and Officer Joseph Hunt were shot and killed in an ambush as they walked their beat in front of the Union Fireproof Warehouse Company at 27 North High Street. Officer Costigan died at the scene and Officer Costigan succumbed to his wounds two days later.
The son of Thomas & Catherine (Doran) Costigan.

Related Line of Duty Deaths Officer Joseph H. Hunt
Akron Police Department, OH
EOW: Saturday, January 12, 1918
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Saint Vincents Cemetery
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Tammy Jones-Ashley
Record added: Aug 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11644715
Edward J. Costigan
Added by: Tammy Jones-Ashley
Edward J. Costigan
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 Added: Dec. 14, 2013
- Tammy Jones-Ashley
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- Tammy Jones-Ashley
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