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COSGROVE, THOMAS

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Individually demanded and received the surrender of seven armed Confederates concealed in a cellar, disarming and marching them in as prisoners of war.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company F, 40th Massachusetts Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 County Galway, Ireland

Citation

Individually demanded and received the surrender of seven armed Confederates concealed in a cellar, disarming and marching them in as prisoners of war.