Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cosgriffs in:
 • Hope Cemetery
 • Chippewa Falls
 • Chippewa County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Richard H. Cosgriff
Birth: Dec. 15, 1844
Death: Nov. 2, 1910

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company L, 4th Iowa Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 16, 1865 at Columbus, Georgia. His citation reads "Capture of flag in a personal encounter with its bearer." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Hope Cemetery
Chippewa Falls
Chippewa County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Section II, Row 1
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Sep 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7931910
Richard H. Cosgriff
Added by: Leon Edmund Basile
 
Richard H. Cosgriff
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Richard H. Cosgriff
Added by: Don Morfe
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- CindyS
 Added: Feb. 24, 2014

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Nov. 2, 2013

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Nov. 2, 2013
There are 34 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.3 after 27 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service