Pvt Josiah G Cooper

Pvt Josiah G Cooper

Death 15 Aug 1864
Queens County, New York, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 93963185 · View Source
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Son of John Cooper and Ann Sheward Cooper.

Josiah served as a Private, Company F, 4th Delaware Infantry during the Civil War.

He "Died Of Wounds" during the war.

Josiah was wounded severely in the left leg at Petersburg on June 18th 1864. He was be taken to Grant U.S.A. General Hospital in Willets Point, New York Harbor on July 4th 1864.

It was there that he "Died Of Wounds" due to gangrene of the left leg brought on by complications caused by ball in the leg.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Chris Collins for submitting additional info for his record!


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"There's something in the parting hour, Will chill the warmest heart;
Yet kindred, comrades, lovers, friends, Are fated all to part."



  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 20 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 93963185
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Josiah G Cooper (unknown–15 Aug 1864), Find a Grave Memorial no. 93963185, citing Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .