Sgt Joseph W Cosgrove

Sgt Joseph W Cosgrove

Birth
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 1 Sep 1864 (aged 23–24)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 13 Site 7487
Memorial ID 34840589 · View Source
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Residing in Boston, Massachusetts at the time of enlistment. Enlisted on August 13, 1861 as a Private in the 19th Massachusetts Infantry, Company K, at the age of 21. Discharged due to disability on April 25, 1863 at Falmouth, Virginia. Enlisted on December 26, 1863 in the 56th Massachusetts Infantry, Company A. Promoted to Sergeant. Wounded on September 17, 1862 at Antietam, Maryland. Wounded in right leg, amputated on May 24, 1864 at North Anna River, Virginia. Died of wounds received.


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  • Created by: Hope
  • Added: 15 Mar 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 34840589
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Joseph W Cosgrove (1840–1 Sep 1864), Find a Grave Memorial no. 34840589, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Hope (contributor 46790939) .